Small Mammal General Index

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This Page was updated:  December 31, 2017

Abuse, Stop When It Comes to Stopping Animal Cruelty, It’s Good to Be Nosy  (11-18-12)

Adopting Small Animals:  The Complete Guide to Adopting a Small Animal  (12-17-16)

Alternatives: Alternative Pets  (01-22-13)

Apartments: Apartment Pets    (10-09-13)

Cars: Don’t Leave ANY Pet in a Potentially Hot Car  (07-30-14)

Children: Pets Can Influence A Child’s Development  (05-01-14)

Choosing a Vet:  7 Vital Vet Tips  (10-25-15)

Companions:  What Kind of Animal Is It? [pet companions/assistants]  (07-13-17)

Costs of Vet Care:  Low Cost Vet Care Options You Should Know  (10-07-16)

Costs:  The Cost of Pet Care    (11-16-15)

Disaster Planning: Disaster Preparedness for Pets (01-21-16)

Diseases: Small Mammal Pet Diseases That Could Affect Humans  (04-29-13)

Early Education:  Raising Kids With Pets  (03-17-17)

FDA: Do You Have Questions for the FDA  (12/17/14)

First Time Pet OwnersLearning to Be a Great Owner for Your Pet  (03-10-17)

Home Safety – Fire:  Smoke Kills (07-08-16)

Insurance Reviews:  Choosing The Best Pet Insurance For Your Cat/Dog/Bird/Rabbit  (06-16-17)

Kids and Pet Loss:  How This Groundbreaking Children’s Book is Helping Families Cope With the Loss of a Pet  (02-22-17)

Mobile Vet:  Mobile Vet Clinics: What Are They?  (01-20-17)

Moving:  Flying or Driving With Your Unconventional Pet  (11-24-17)

Moving:  5 Smart Principles For Moving Our Pets  (09-25-15)

Myths: Myths about Rescues  (07-15-14)

Ownership:  Differentiating Between Pet Parents and Pet Owners (09-07-17)

Pet Care:  Learn to Take Proper Care of Your Pet  (09-07-15)

Poisons, Control Center:ASPCA Poison Control Center (09-18-15)

Poison Control: Pet Poison Helpline®

Rescue: What Makes A Good Rescue?  (08-09-14)

Safety Guide : Pet Home Safety Guide (08-09-15)

School:  Pets In The Classroom  (11-04-17)

School Pets:  Back to School: A New Pet for the Teacher and the Class  (09-14-16)

Second hand Smoke:  Dangers to Pets, Children and Other Living Things  (12-31-17)

Stop Abuse:  Animal Abuse and Neglect  (06-19-16)

Substance Abuse:  How Can Having a Pet Prevent Kids from Using Drugs or Alcohol?  (12-04-16)

Therapy: Therapy is Gaining Popularity and Emotional Support (05-27-17)


What Do You Need For A Ferret? (10=22-17)


Ferret Myths Debunked (04-28-15)


Hamster Health: (9/16/13)

Happy and Healthy:  Hamster and Gerbil Enrichment  (03-09-17)

Training:  Can A Hamster be Trained?  Absolutely  (08-15-17)

Taking Care of A Pet Hamster (02-22-15)

When a hamster dies (Hamsters)  (5/26/09)

Guinea Pigs

Adopting:  Adopting a Guinea Pig is a Commitment  (12-27-16)

5 Toys Your Guinea Pig Will Love   (11-23-13)

When Is A Pig Not A Pig? (Guinea Pigs)  (7/9/06)


Fat Rabbits:  Obesity in Rabbits  (11-05-17)

The Only Easter Bunny to Buy at Easter Should Be Chocolate (05-16-14)

Seizures (Epilepsy) in Rabbits (02-20-13)

So you want to Own A Cute Pet Bunny  (08-31-16)

Should You Get A Rabbit Hutch Or A Rabbit Cage For Your Pet Rabbit?  (12-11-10)

How to Train Your Rabbit to Use a Litter Box  (9/23/08)


Don’t Want to Get Your Kid a Dog?  Get Him Rats!  (11-14-16)