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Are you looking for a small pet for your space challenged home? We share our tips for choosing and caring for a pocket sized family member.

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Guinea Pig Care Guide

Are you considering adopting a pet Guinea Pig? Our Guinea Pig Care Guide will provide you with tips and advice on how to care for your new furry friend.

Ferrets and Other Pets: Safety First

While it is not unheard of to have interspecies friendships, it is an exception and your ferret should always be supervised around other pets.
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Ferret Training: Teaching Your Ferret The Basics

Ferrets are inquisitive pets and have an amazing capacity for learning. We share the basics of how to train a ferret to sit, shake paws and more.
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Ferret Care Guide

Ferrets are adorable, high-energy pets that do best in small groups. Discover our tips and advice for caring for ferrets as pets.
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Top 5 Ferret Cages Reviewed

Ferrets are the remarkable, card-carrying comedians of the animal kingdom. Naturally playful, curious, and affectionate the small, adorable creatures are popular domestic pets.  The...
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Rat Care Guide

Are you considering adopting a rat? Our Rat Care Guide will help you make the right choices with tips and advice on how to care for your pet rat.
Ferret on Beach

Heartworm in Ferrets

Ferrets are just one of 30 animal species who are susceptible to heartworm infections. What you can do to prevent it and how to treat it once you have the diagnosis.
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Chinchilla Care Guide

Right at the start you should know chinchillas can live up to 20 years, so before falling head over heels for these fluff-balls, be sure you can commit to a life-time of care.
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Responsible Pet Ownership for Kids

 Kids can play a huge role in taking care of pets as long as you teach them how to properly care for their critters.  However, keep in mind that being a pet owner is a for-life project. 
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Hermit Crab Care Guide

Are you considering adopting a pet hermit crab? Our Hermit Crab Care Guide will help you make the right choices with tips on how to care for your new pet.

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Rat Care Guide

Are you considering adopting a rat? Our Rat Care Guide will help you make the right choices with tips and advice on how to care for your pet rat.