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Holland Lop

Simply adorable, little Holland Lops with long lop ears conquer the hearts of all animal lovers in a flash! With the right care and plenty of affection, these cute rodents are ideal pets for the whole family. Read more on owning Holland Lops.

Green Food for Small Pets

The most natural food for rodents like rabbits, guinea pigs and co is fresh and juicy. Many types of fruits and vegetables are much-loved by most rodents and, in addition, they contain healthy vitamins and minerals!

Poisonous Plants for Small Pets

During the summer, many small pets enjoy free run of the garden. However, not everything that is green is good to eat! Check your garden regularly for any potentially dangerous or poisonous plants before letting your small pet explore.

Agility for Small Pets

Agility is not a concept known only to dog lovers. Cat owners also know all about obstacle courses that encourage agility and trust in every participant. Small pets such as rabbits, guinea pigs, degus, chipmunks, chinchillas and rats are also glad to have some variety in their lives.

Holland Lop

Simply adorable, little Holland Lops with long lop ears conquer the hearts of all animal lovers in a flash! With the right care and plenty of affection, these cute rodents are ideal pets for the whole family. Read more on owning Holland Lops.

Guinea Pig

Guinea pigs are cute, cuddly, clever, and make great pets, even for younger children. When handled correctly, they can be sociable and ‘chatty’. Although they make excellent pets for children, an adult should always take responsibility for making sure they are well cared for, adequately fed and housed and handled properly.

Ferrets

Length: 50cm including 12cm tail Weight: 0.6 – 1.8kg Lifespan: Up to 10 years (average 6 years) Indoor or Outdoor: Both (although bear odour in mind when deciding to keep a ferret indoors) Domestic Varieties include: Ferrets vary in colour but the most common are sable and white
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Small Pet Small Pet Breeds

Ferrets

Length: 50cm including 12cm tail Weight: 0.6 – 1.8kg Lifespan: Up to 10 years (average 6 years) Indoor or Outdoor: Both (although bear odour in mind when deciding to keep a ferret indoors) Domestic Varieties include: Ferrets vary in colour but the most common are sable and white
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Chinchilla

Length: 30-49cm Weight: 1 – 1.5kg Lifespan: 15-20 years Indoor or Outdoor: Indoor Domestic varieties include: Chinchilla lanigera, chinchilla brevicaudata.
Small Pet Small Pet Breeds

Guinea Pig

Guinea pigs are cute, cuddly, clever, and make great pets, even for younger children. When handled correctly, they can be sociable and ‘chatty’. Although they make excellent pets for children, an adult should always take responsibility for making sure they are well cared for, adequately fed and housed and handled properly.
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Holland Lop

Simply adorable, little Holland Lops with long lop ears conquer the hearts of all animal lovers in a flash! With the right care and plenty of affection, these cute rodents are ideal pets for the whole family. Read more on owning Holland Lops.
Small Pet Small Pet Breeds

Guinea Pig

Guinea pigs are cute, cuddly, clever, and make great pets, even for younger children. When handled correctly, they can be sociable and ‘chatty’. Although they make excellent pets for children, an adult should always take responsibility for making sure they are well cared for, adequately fed and housed and handled properly.
Small Pet Small Pet Breeds

Ferrets

Length: 50cm including 12cm tail Weight: 0.6 – 1.8kg Lifespan: Up to 10 years (average 6 years) Indoor or Outdoor: Both (although bear odour in mind when deciding to keep a ferret indoors) Domestic Varieties include: Ferrets vary in colour but the most common are sable and white