14 Things You Can Feed a Hedgehog (and What to Avoid)

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Hedgehogs are not commonly kept as pets, and many new parents may not have a clear idea of what types of foods are best to feed them and what foods you should avoid. We’ve researched this topic well and own several hedgehogs ourselves. We will list as many foods that they can eat as we … Read more

Why Isn’t My Puppy Eating? Here’s What to Do

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There are a multitude of reasons for why puppies may not show an interest in eating as one would expect. Much of it depends on the particular situation, breed, environment, age, diet and underlying health factors. Brand new puppies introduced to the household may not be eating for reasons that are very different from a … Read more

16 Things to Never Feed Your Hamster

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Hamsters and other gerbils don’t need much variety in their diet. Instead, they like to follow a simple meal layout made up of high-quality commercial pet food mixes. These foods meet all their nutritional needs. Even if they have everything they need in store-bought food, they are your pet, and you probably want to spoil … Read more

15 Things to Never Feed Your Guinea Pig

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Guinea pigs are cute and small animals, perfect for a child’s first pet or just because you love them. There are many things to consider when selecting the diet for your guinea pig. Instead of knowing what they should eat, it is sometimes better to see the list of things they should never eat. Before … Read more

20 Animal Testing Statistics That Will Blow Your Mind!

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Note: This article’s statistics come from third-party sources and do not represent the opinions of this website. We have all heard about animal testing, but many of us may not realize the sheer magnitude of how many animals get harmed and killed, or of the horror these animals face each year in the United States … Read more

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Avocado? What You Need to Know!

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Every guinea pig owner knows that their furry family members love eating fruits and veggies as a supplement to the alfalfa and other grains they get at mealtime. But it can be tough to figure out which fruits and vegetables are actually safe to feed guinea pigs. So, is it safe to feed avocado to … Read more

Can Ferrets Eat Ham? What You Need to Know!

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There is a long list of foods that ferrets should never eat, including dairy, grains, fruits, and vegetables. Ferrets are carnivorous animals that love to eat their protein in the form of meat. But not all meat protein is created equal, and ferrets shouldn’t enjoy a free-for-all buffet when it comes to highly processed options … Read more

9 Things to Feed Your Guinea Pig When Out of Guinea Pig Food

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Providing everything their guinea pig needs is the aspiration of every responsible owner. We know and understand, however, that life doesn’t always cooperate with yours and your guinea’s desires. If you’ve come to the end of your guinea pig’s bag of kibble, and are still waiting for payday or a delivery, we have good news … Read more

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Brussels Sprouts? What You Need to Know!

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When it comes to feeding your guinea pig, it’s easy to get into the habit of thinking that any foods that are healthy for humans are perfectly safe for them as well. You may wonder, then, if vegetables like brussels sprouts are safe to feed to your cavy; the short answer is, yes, brussels sprouts … Read more

Can Ferrets Eat Eggs? What You Need to Know!

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Eggs are often regarded as a superfood in human diets because they’re a complete source of animal protein and are packed with essential vitamins and minerals. Because they’re so nutritious for us, you also may be wondering if they’re safe and healthy for your ferret. The answer is yes, eggs are safe for most ferrets … Read more