Pet Owner's Association Guides:

Small Furries

 

Chinchilla
Chinchilla

Chinchillas are a true gift of nature. With a beautiful plush coat, long fluffy tail, elegant ears and wide, appealing eyes, this Chilean native is..

    
Ferrets
Ferrets

Ferrets are intelligent, playful and easily tamed. They are entertaining to watch with their clown like antics.However, taking on a ferret is a big..

    
Gerbils
Gerbils

This article refers to the most common Gerbil variety kept as a pet in the UK, the Mongolian Gerbil - which in captivity is now available in a..

    
Guinea Pigs (Cavies)
Guinea Pigs (Cavies)

Guinea Pigs are docile, gentle and curious and make lovely pets for children.

    

Hamsters
Hamsters

A brief introduction to Hamsters, the most popular type of small pet in the UK.

    
Pet Mice
Pet Mice

Mice make lovely pets. They are small, undemanding and fairly easy to keep. Mice can live up to three years of age. Here are a few tips to keep your..

    
Pet Rats
Pet Rats

Throughout history rats have had a bad public image as vermin and carriers of disease. They do however make great pets!