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I would like to make my own hamster food, and I'm looking for a list of suitable items to put in it. I will have lab blocks and timothy/alfalfa hay pellets, as well as things you can get at bulk food stores, like seeds, oats, etc. But need...
I bought my first mouse from the pet store about 2 weeks ago. I noticed she was a little fat looking about a week ago, and then I had someone take care of her for a few days and came back and her belly is SO FAT and it is streched at the bottom. She looks like every pregnant mouse...
Well today my bf brought me two male rats. My birthday was last month and he hadn't been able to find anything I wanted. So I was talking to him a few weeks ago about looking into adopting a rat. I had them for saveral years until my 6 year old died and then I never got anymore. So he found a...
alright, can my rats eat any of the following?:
-wheat thins or saltines
-hard boiled eggs
i cant think of anything else,i havent gave them any of this stuff yet because i wasnt...
for my hammie! She chews on her cage bars ALL the time and I cant get her to stop. I've tried dog biscuits, chew toys, etc etc. She just nibbles them for 1 min and goes back to her cage chewing. I don't want her to get brain damage! Someone please help?
I love cooking for myself but I wouldn't mind doing a bit of cooking for my zoo every now and again either! Anyone got any good recipes for degus, gerbies, dogs or cats? :)
(Or others, someone else might find them useful!)
Does anyone make their own Dwarf Hamster Mixes?
I do, and am looking for some ideas to make my mix a little more fun.
Mines mostly, millet, rolled oats & bran, a few sunflower seeds, alfalfa & hamster pellets, grains, crushed nuts (walnuts, almonds etc.), dried bread crumbles, flax and probably...
I'd like any suggestions on things to have for a new baby rat (he'll be 6 or 7 weeks when i get him). for the first while, until he grows, he'll be in front of the couch in a hamster cage (quick and easy handling and monitoring). He won't go into The Mookie Cage until he's adult sized. Wheel...
Ace's Favorite Cheesy Dog Biscuits
1 1/2 cups whole wheat flour
1 1/4 cups grated cheddar cheese
1/4 pound margarine
1 clove garlic --crushed
1 pinch salt 1/4 cup Milk -- or as needed
Grate the cheese into a bowl and let stand until it reaches room temperature. Cream the cheese with the...
I wondering just what I can safely feed the girls. Both of them came from Petco, so they basically lived off lab block. Since I've had them I've started adding peas, corn and tomatos to the their diet, now all they do is hide the lab block under the bedding and gorge on the vegie's, is that ok...
I thought it'd be fun to list all the different foods we give our rats and/or mice.
6. French fries (yes, ain't I terrible 8D)
10: Veggie hot dog
11.Rice and beans
We always give our rats treats..like at dinner, we might give them a couple morsels of mac&cheese, or some chicken.....we give them lots of people food treats...nothing bad for them..but we spoil them...my concern is they have become un-interested in the normal pellets...its been this way for a...
My parcel came today! Thankyou! Something did happen to it though, I now know why it took so long. Australian Quarantine opened it up and deemed the pet food (that's what is says on the sheet) as unsafe goods for Australia and took them out. It just says pet food/stock. I can have them returned...
Okay, My thing is... mice. I know TONS of stuff about mice. Mice, I can deal with. Mice, my Husband can deal with.
We just lost one of our mice. It was very sad.
My youngest daughter (she's 6) just made Honor Roll for the first time. It's a big thing. I mean, we weren't sure if she was...