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Do Hamsters Like Music? Hamster Playlists & Music They Love!

Despite their size, hamsters can be intelligent, sociable little fellows. They are highly alert, and reactive to noise and stimuli. As a matter of fact, music is something that hamsters tend to like! Just make sure that the volume is suitably low. You will want to take the genre into consideration as well. Some have…

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Can Guinea Pigs Eat Onions? Good or Bad for Guinea pigs!

Onions are full of antioxidants and vitamin C. This makes them a pretty healthy option for most people. They tend to be toxic to animals, however, and the guinea pig is no exception! In fact, for them, even a little bit of onion can prove fatal.  This is due to the presence of a compound…

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Is Cat Litter Safe For Rabbits? What’re The Dangers?

Most cat litters, with their different compositions, pose a risk. Clay, crystal, clumping, cedar, pine, or litter with zinc are some of the most dangerous litters for rabbits out there! When picking out a cat litter for your rabbit, you must use all due care. In this article we are going to look at the…

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How Fast Can Rabbits Run? Wild & Pet Rabbits Speeds

Perhaps you have seen a wild rabbit in a meadow before. They will hold very still and then, in the blink of an eye, vanish! This may lead you to wonder how fast they really are. How fast can rabbits run? Rabbits can run anywhere between 25-45 mph. This gives this prey animal a fighting…

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Can Mice Eat Spinach? Is it Good For Them?

One of the most adorable pets to have in your home from the rodent family is a mouse. If you’re an admirer of rodents, a mouse will be your best buddy. Friendly, active, and intelligent, pet mice can become great members of families. Can mice eat spinach? Similar to humans, mice are primarily omnivores. Mice…

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Do Pet Mice Attract Wild Mice Into Your Home?

There is plenty of company out of doors for wild mice. They have no reason to come inside looking for more. Rather, wild mice are attracted to homes in their quest for shelter, food, and somewhere safe from predators, where they can live. So we ask the question… Do pet mice attract wild mice into…

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Can Guinea Pigs Sneeze? Should you be worried if they sneeze!

Tiny, adorable, cute, friendly, low-maintenance, and calming, all these words perfectly describe guinea pigs, which are undoubtedly the best creatures to keep as your loving pet. However, they can from time to time, just like humans take ill. Can Guinea Pigs sneeze? Respiratory problems are relatively common among guinea pigs. Frequent sneezing is usually a…

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Bar Spacing For Mice: What Size Spacing Should My Cage Be?

One of the most important aspects of a mouse cage is the spacing between the bars.  To keep your mouse secure, the bar spacing should be no more than ¼ inch. This is just enough to allow them to see and breathe freely. When the bars are placed too far apart, mice find themselves able…

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Can Rabbits Catch Human Colds?

Viruses cause colds. Scientists have recorded about 200 different types of viruses that can cause colds among people. Most of these colds are caused by rhinoviruses, which are only human contracted. This means that you cannot pass a cold to your rabbit. Can rabbits catch human colds? Well, the answer to this question is “no”….

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What Is Torpor In Mice?

You doubtless know that some animals hibernate. Lesser-known is the ability of some animals to go into torpor. This is a ‘deep-sleep,’ much like hibernation, but short-term. What is torpor in mice? We’ll explain! Some animals will go into torpor as much as a few times today. The purpose of torpor is to allow animals…

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Do Pet Mice Hibernate? Reasons | How | Why | Where | Pet Mouse

Many animals hibernate: bees, bats, bears, skunks, and more. Mice are not one of them. They are energetic year-round! In fact, the activities of mice don’t change much in the wintertime at all. They still forage for food, explore, find mates, and raise young. To warm up, they return frequently to a special, warmly-made burrow. …

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Do Rabbits Have Good Hearing? Learn The Facts!

If you’ve been thinking about having a rabbit as a pet, then you should go ahead. These animals aren’t just great in the wild, but they can also be domesticated. Although they are mostly known by their most distinguishing feature, which is their ears, rabbits also have very strong hind legs. They can show different…