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  1. Mouse & Rat Discussion
    Ok well yesterday me and my bf was going up to Pets at home for some toys and food for the hammie and rats. So we go up to the adoption part and there is this male siamese rat he was lovley and we asked if we could see him out and when she lifted him out he made this really weird noise all the...
  2. Vents and Rants
    Ok so im from the uk / northern ireland and i go to alot of petshops because i like seeing how the animals are kept and where i am from we dont see exotic animals in our petshops and i have to say im really GLAD because i think its really cruel that petshops all over the world sell pups and...
  3. Mouse & Rat Discussion
    Ok i think i am gonna order a critter 3 cage from the Discount pet warehouse i phoned them today and they deliver to northern ireland so im well chuffed :). Has anyone got a critter 3 ? and how is it as a cage? and how many rats does it hold ? Thanks x
  4. Gerbil & Hamster Discussion
    Well today me and my boyfriend went to the pet shop and was going to get GOLDFISH and i went up to the rodents bit and this little chubby fat hamster was sitting up looking at me and i bent down and he was right up at the cage trying to get at me.. so i asked the man to let me see him he was shy...
  5. Mouse & Rat Discussion
    Well i have a SAVIC FREDDY 2 cage for my 2 boy rats who are still growing .. here is a link to my age atm .. http://img176.imageshack.us/my.php?image=sta60203at0.jpg i was wondering if this cage is large enough ? and how many rats would it hold ? or should i get a new cage for my boys ? it...
  6. Mouse & Rat Discussion
    Hi all. I got myself 2 female rats yesterday (Saturday) from a pet shop due to lack of breeders in my area and with it, bought a multi tier cage and many accessories. For some reason, they seem totally scared by the ground level! The ground level has a house with bedding, a tube and a sawdust...
  7. Mouse & Rat Discussion
    I've just gotten back from my dads house, from over night and found out Rayray's peeing blood. It comes out in his urine and there's quite a lot. He seems perfectly happy in his cage andwe can't feel any lumps or bumps anywhere. I've read up some stuff on the internet and the only stuff I could...
  8. Turtles & Tortoises
    the only reason i have this turtle is because my uncle had found it in my granmas backyard, and by accident he almost killed it, but he didnt, so i named it lucky. anyways (back on subject) he rescued it, and he gave it to me, cusz he knows i love animals. so i think im doing everything right so...
  9. Introductions
    Hello, Ive just joined and am slightly computer phobic so excuse me if i make any mistakes. I share my house with 2 ferrets, 2 degu, 2 rats, a roborovski hamster, a gerbil, a chameleon and 5 pet cockroaches. They are all so much fun to have around and I am sure we will soon have more little...
  10. Gerbil & Hamster Discussion
    Well got a big surprise today when changing the woodchips...6 babies! they look very healthy. How can I determine the age of these babies. I have a picture of the new ones. I thought my female (Moka) was just getting into adulthood since she was rounder...Can anyone help? thanks
  11. Rabbit Discussion
    I don't know if you guys have ever heard about the "Make Mine Chocolate" campaign, but I think it's worth passing on! Here's the link: http://www.makeminechocolate.org/ Basically it's a campaign aimed to educate people about keeping rabbits as pets. They're not disposable and need the same...
  12. Mouse & Rat Discussion
    I went to the petshop today to just LOOK and came home with a beautiful little PEW girl who is about 6/7 weeks old. She's warmed up to me tremendously already and gets on so well with the others (: Here's pics of her, and the others! (: Sugar Valentino Hatchet Eclipse Group Shots
  13. Gerbil & Hamster Discussion
    hello everyone, whenever i go to a pet store they really have nothing for my dwarf to chew on unless its cedar, and since she cant have cedar i was wondering if there was anything, anyone would know of that i can use to help her keep her teeth and claws down and keep her occupied with. Thanks.
  14. Guinea Pig Discussion
    Hey Everyone, I'm considering adopting / buying (preferably adopting) two guinea pigs. It depends on whether the shelter in my area has guinea pigs or not.. they only really advertise for cats and dogs. This would be the second time for me, I've had 2 in the past, one who lived for 8 years and...
  15. Chinchilla Discussion
    So, ive neglected my poor chinnies these past two weeks while i was busy with finals for college. and they are totally pissed at me! =( I want to give them something new to chew and play with. They have tons of toys already, but i was just wondering what kind of toys you guys gave your chins to...
  16. Aquatic Discussion
    Hey :) I have two betta fish, a male and a female, both in a 10gal tank with a seperator down the middle so they can't see each other. I have a heater in the tank since my room temp is usually to cold for them (I use the heater to keep the tank around 78*), I have small filters on each side of...
  17. General Animal Discussion
    I was looking at puppies in a pet store a few years ago, and I saw one that wasn't as cute as most of the others, and I felt bad for the little guy, worried that he would be overlooked and no one would buy him. Being a sucker for animal "underdogs", I asked an employee what happened to the...
  18. Mouse & Rat Discussion
    Hey all. Yesterday I became the happy owner of 2 six-week-old mice :D They are sisters and came from a pet shop because I couldn't find any local breeders, but it was a really nice shop. I've had hamsters and rats before but never mice, I just have a couple of questions I was wondering if...
  19. Pet Product Reviews
    Have you heard of this brush for cats? I went into my vet when my kitty was sick and we got to talking and she showed this brush to me. I have alot of cats and always am looking for new things. But she noticed that my kitty could use some extra help with brushing (even though I do brush him)...
  20. Bird Discussion
    Hello there guys, I need some advise I am looking at guying some budgies within the next year a pair probably...and I need advise on the matter. I have joined a few Budgie forums to ask this question to other people...That might know more about them but have not gotten a great deal of responses...
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