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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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Ferret Food: A Recipe for Success

Feeding your ferret is not at all like feeding a dog or a cat. There are fewer options available and some specialized dietary requirements. Get it right and you will have a healthy and happy companion with less likelihood of illness and expensive vet bills.

VetBabble Health App Launch!

We are very excited to announce the beta launch of what we hope will help every pet owner out there with our VetBabble...
Hermit Crab on Beach

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.
Two guinea pigs

Guinea Pig Trivia, Facts, and Care Tips

If your knowledge of guinea pigs is hazy and this unfamiliarity makes you hesitate, then fear not. Here is everything you need know about this fascinating, friendly species.
ferret in a log

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.
two fish

Tropical Fish Care Guide

If you choose the types of fish carefully, Tropical Fish are great pets for almost any household. Check out our Tropical Fish care tips for beginners.
Guinea pig in the grass

Fun Guinea Pig Facts

Guinea pigs are fascinating little creatures, read on for some fun guinea pig trivia.
Ferret on Beach

Common Ferret Diseases: Causes and Prevention

Learn all about the most common ferret diseases and how they can be prevented with proper care, a good diet and regular veterinary check ups.
Ferret in Grass

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.
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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