Spay or neuter pet rats

The Pros and Cons of Spaying or Neutering Your Pet Rat

Spaying or neutering your pet rat is a common debate among dedicated and loving rat lovers. On one hand, the procedure offers plenty of benefits...

13 Signs of Rat Parasites and What To Do ASAP

If you plan on keeping pet rats for awhile, you will need to know how to treat intestinal and external parasites. This is necessary...
What you need to know about choosing a Chinchilla cage

5 Things to Know BEFORE Buying a Chinchilla Cage

Buying the perfect cage for your new chinchilla can be an overwhelming task, but we're here to help you find the perfect Chinchilla habitat....
Keeping rats as pets

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Keeping Rats as Pets

Fancy rats can make an incredible pet, but they're still wildly misunderstood. When you tell somebody you have a pet rat, their reaction is...
Two Pet Rats in Cage

Best Rat Cage Buying Guide: Choosing The Best Home For Your Friend

Your pet rats will spend most of their life inside of their cage, so it’s a good idea to do your research to ensure...
Rat Noises

8 Rat Noises and What They Mean

Rats are considered silent animals but that’s far from the truth. They emit high frequency noises that exceed human perception. While we can hear sounds...
Pet Rat Playing on Toy Car

10 Best Toys for Pet Rats

Toys are important for adding enrichment to your rats’ lives. They keep them entertained and active throughout the day, which is important for their...
A very young baby chinchilla.

Baby Chinchilla Kit Care Guide: 10 Things You MUST Know

Baby chinchillas or ‘kits’ are adorable balls of fluff that requiring specialized care. Luckily for us, mama chinchillas take great care of their babies...
Average rat lifespan

The Average Rat Lifespan and What To Expect Along the Way

Fancy rats can be interesting pets with their unique personalities and quirks. Like with all pets, their average lifespan could make or break the decision...
Rat pregnancy

How To Care For a Pregnant Rat

Whether your doe’s pregnancy was intended or the result of an “oops!” there are important pieces of information you need to know to ensure...

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