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Explore the differences between a gerbil vs. hamster in this guide. Discover unique traits, behaviors, and needs to make an informed choice.
Discover the true cost of owning gerbils! From adoption fees to monthly care expenses, this comprehensive guide breaks down the prices of gerbil ownership.
Explore the world of hamster bedding, highlighting safe options and providing valuable tips to ensure your hamster's habitat is cozy and secure.
Mice can be wonderfully rewarding pets with the proper care and the correct information. One of the things that you might be wondering about, whether you’re new to pet mice or considering bringing them into your house, is: do fancy mice smell bad? Jump ahead:Do...
Get the information you need to decide whether or not you want to feed your hamster peanut butter.
It's a common belief that wild mice hibernate in the winter. But is this true, and what about pet mice? Do fancy mice hibernate?
Gerbils are willing to eat a wide range of fruits and veggies, including strawberries. But should gerbils really eat strawberries?
Watermelon is a refreshing summer treat, so it's understandable you might want to share some with your pet. But can hamsters eat watermelon?
Whether you have gerbils already or are thinking about adopting a pair of these fascinating rodents, it's a good idea to know how long gerbils live.
Find out whether your hamster eating its own poop is considered normal and healthy or cause for concern.