How Long Do Chinchillas Live? Average Chinchilla Lifespan

There are two main types of Chinchilla species namely the short-tailed chinchilla and the long-tailed chinchilla. These rodents usually have an exceptionally long lifespan compared to that of the other rodents which makes them one of the most appealing pet choices for individuals who are looking for long-term …

How Long do Gerbils Live as Pets? Average Gerbil Lifespan

There are more than a hundred species of gerbils living in the wild, all with varying life spans. Wild gerbils only live for up to 1-2 years. However, in captivity, pet gerbils normally live for 3-5 years. But some breeds can live to up to 8 years. The …

11 Smallest Dog Breeds in the World

There are many tiny dogs in America, but what exactly are the smallest dog breeds in the world? From the so-called Toy Group of dogs, I picked out the 11 absolute tiniest (and cutest) breeds on the planet. Enjoy! **Height and weight data are taken from the American …

Top 5 Best Hamsters for a Pet

With five domesticated breeds of hamster to choose from, it can be hard to know which one to get. Especially for a first-time owner. The trick is knowing what you’re looking for. Let me explain! What is the Best Hamster to Get? Just as we discussed in this post, …

Can Hamsters Eat Cheese?

Billions of people love to eat cheese. I know I do. But what about pet rodents. Can hamsters eat cheese, and do they like it? Can Syrian Hamsters Eat Cheese? YES, Syrian hamsters can eat cheese. To grow and stay healthy all hamsters require a daily supply of …

Top 10 Largest Dog Breeds in the World

You have probably seen some really big dogs where you live, but what are the top 10 largest dog breeds in the world? And what is the biggest dog in the world? Let’s find out! 10. Leonberger Height: 25.5-31.5″ (65-80 cm) Weight: 90-170 lb (41-77 kg) The Leonberger …

Top 10 Best Cat Litter Brands

If you have a cat, you know how messy and smelly the area around the litter box can get. However, by using the best cat litter possible, the situation can be quite tolerable, even when you have more than one cat. What to Look for? To give you …

The Best Gerbil Cage in 2018

Getting pet gerbils is fun and exciting, but it’s also a big responsibility. To take the best possible care of your pet, you need to put in time, effort, and money. Money?! Yes, because there are a few items that you simply MUST acquire before getting your first …

Do Gerbils Smell?

Do gerbils smell? No, gerbils are actually one of the least smelly rodents. They are almost odorless. How is that possible? Let me explain. Why Are Gerbils Almost Odorless? Gerbils are desert animals, and experts at absorbing almost everything they eat and drink. Therefore, they don’t need to …