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  • Posted on Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

    Dealing with an Overweight Rabbit or Guinea Pig

    Photo: jpockele via Flickr

    Make sure to follow nutrition guidelines to keep your small pet from developing a weight problem. Just like a human, it’s possible for your small pet to struggle with his weight. If your rabbit or guinea …read more »

  • Posted on Thursday, July 5th, 2012

    Evacuation Plans for the Entire Family

    Photo credit: USA Today. “Tammy Lance of Payson, Utah, is emotional after finding kittens alive under a burned-out truck in the Oaker Hills neighborhood in Sanpete County.”

    As we watch the fires in the west with heavy hearts, our thoughts go out to those who have lost so much. Losing all of your belongings to a fire or some other natural disaster is …read more »

  • Posted on Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

    Small Animal Grooming 101

    Small Animal Grooming 101

    Most small animals are clean and odor-free. If there is an odor problem in theses animals’ habitats, the fault likely lies with poor cage maintenance, not the fastidious pet inside. Bathing There is no need to …read more »

  • Posted on Thursday, April 12th, 2012

    Spring Cleaning Your Pet-Friendly Home

    As the days get longer and your home is being bathed in sunlight, you may start noticing the dirt, fur and dust that has accumulated during the winter months. If you have a pet-friendly household, you …read more »

  • Posted on Monday, April 9th, 2012

    The Realities of Rabbit Ownership

    Easter Bunny Meme

    Bunnies can make wonderful indoor companions for many animal lovers. They are small, cute, fluffy, and can be really fun pets! Thanks to the Easter Bunny, rabbits are also widely considered a symbol of the holiday …read more »

  • Posted on Thursday, March 8th, 2012

    Spotlight on Pet Rats

    Little Boy With Pet Rat

    What are your initial reactions to the thought of owning a pet rat? If you have never cared for a pet rat, you probably have many misconceptions about them.  Many people think that they are dirty, …read more »

  • Posted on Friday, February 24th, 2012

    Choosing Your Child’s First Pet

    Little Girl and Kitten

    A first pet is an exciting challenge for a young child. However, it’s important to remember that most children have never been responsible for something as demanding as a live pet, so even though they may …read more »