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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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Can Mice Drink From A Bowl? Should They Use A Bottle

Some larger animals, like cats and dogs, can use a water bowl effectively. When it comes to small animals, like mice, this is not so often the case. In fact, can mice drink from a bowl? Yes, But mice should not drink from a bowl, ideally.  Can mice drink from a bowl? Mice absorb water […]

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Best Airtight Pet Food Storage Container Review 2019

Keeping pets isn’t cheap and pet food prices have risen over the past few years. So, ensuring the pet food you buy stays fresh for longer we suggest using an Airtight Pet Food Storage Container. Most pet food, as you will know, has a strong odor and can attract insects and flies. These will quickly […]

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What Do Mice Need In Their Cage? 5 Things Your Pet Mouse Needs

Mice are tiny animals with a lot of personality. Some may be uncomfortable with the idea of mice, due to their association with wild mice, as pests.  Pet mice are actually a different breed altogether; one created for both beauty and their sociable, docile nature. These are aptly named Fancy Mice. While wild mice tend […]

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Mice As Pets Pros And Cons: 7 Reasons You Should Buy A Pet Mouse

You have probably seen mice at pet stores before and wondered if mice as pets are a good idea?. A lot of these are what are called “feeder mice”, which means they are bred to feed other animals at the store. These mice, while still cute, do not compare to Fancy Mice, which are bred […]

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Can Mice Eat Oranges? 10 Foods Mice Love to Eat

While mice can indeed consume many fruits and veggies, there are also several that must be avoided for their health, comfort and safety. We were asked recently if pet mice can eat oranges. So here’s the answer. Can mice eat oranges? Oranges are, in fact, are a food that you should avoid feeding to pet […]

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Pet Mice Facts: 11 Facts Why You Should Keep Pet Mice

Mice make popular pets for many reasons. They are cute to look at, soft to pet, fun to play with, and, when they feel safe, mice will even interact socially. Mice get along well with people and their own kind when you pair them properly. In this article, we discuss 11 facts why you should keep […]

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Can Mice Eat Peanut Butter? 11 Foods Your Pet Mouse Will Love.

When it comes to our mice, we all love nothing more than to treat them. Be it with lots of love and cuddles, toys, or tasty tidbits of food, we just can’t resist spoiling them. This often, however, is not a good thing despite our best intentions. The foods that they love and we give […]

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Can Mice Eat Cheese? Is it a myth or do they really like cheese?

Quick, what’s a mouse’s favourite food? If you said ‘cheese’, then congratulations, you’re part of the 98% of the population that believes that. Thanks to popular culture, many people assume that all mice love cheese. In fact, one of the most iconic and recognisable image of a mouse is a brown cartoon mouse standing, sitting, […]

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Do Pet Mice Carry Disease? Can You Catch A Disease From A Pet Mouse?

Mice make exceptional pets, especially for those families who may be limited in space. They are cute, friendly, tiny bundles of fun which will give you hours and hours of enjoyment. This includes watching them scurrying around their cage and petting them whilst taking them out for exercise. But, how careful should you be whilst […]

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Do Mice Live Alone? Are Mice Happy To Live Alone?

For many people the question ‘do mice live alone?’ will probably be one that they just wouldn’t ask. After all, mice are thought of by many as nothing more than vermin that they’d rather not think about at all. This isn’t, however, the case for everyone as mice have become a rather popular pet. Do […]

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Do Mice Have A Good Sense Of Smell?

If you have ever seen or kept a mouse, you may have noticed that they seem to spend an awful lot of their time sniffing at their surroundings. Be it on their hind legs whilst twitching their whiskers, or just roaming around in their cages, their nose is always active. However, do mice have a […]