We asked Guinea Pig Welfare how to give our piggies the best living conditions, from the size of our guinea pigs' cage to the type of bedding to whether they should be inside or outside as well as the dilemma of leaving food in the cage.
If you are looking for a pet with bundles of playful character and an inquisitive nature, then the ferret could be your perfect pet. However, if you have small children, cute as they may be, ferrets are probably not the right pet for you. Keep reading to learn more about ferrets, and how to care for them properly.
With their small size, cute appearance and contained housing requirements, hamsters make great first pets! However, just because they are less demanding pets than say a dog, that doesn't mean we should care for their needs any less. Guest writer, and experienced hamster owner Jess lists the basic dos and don'ts when is comes to hamster care!
The colder months can be a nice break from the summer heat for our furry friends, however we must not think there's nothing to worry about! Winter can bring a range of problems to our much loved guinea pigs, such as skin and respiratory conditions. Behaviour can also be affected greatly, Marie Channer from the Wood Green Animal Shelter gives us some useful tips on how to care for your guinea pig in winter.