The Chinchilla

October 1, 2013 by  
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The Chinchilla is one of my all-time favorite pets! I had several of them over the years.

Animal-World’s Featured Pet of the Week: The African Pygmy Hedgehog!

February 17, 2013 by  
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Tweet Animal-World’s Featured Pet for this week is: The African Pygmy Hedgehog! I decided to talk about a pet that is a little more on the exotic side this week. The African Pygmy Hedgehog! Many people who have owned these little critters will give you glowing recommendations of how great they are to keep as […]

Do Rats Make Good Pets?

December 13, 2012 by  
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When it comes to classroom pets or even pets for small kids, we think of gerbils, hamsters and sometimes guinea pigs. What about rats? Do they make good pets? The last rat you may have seen could have been in a tray in your biology class stuck down with pins. But, rats are more complicated […]