Guinea pigs communicate with each other through low pitch to high pitch noises, sounds and squeals. The type of squeal has a corresponding meaning and this article outlines the meanings. There are audio links also to listen to each type of guinea pig noise.
Here's the good news. If you're the owner of a rabbit and wish to know what's on your bunny's mind, you can. Here are the good and bad signs communicated by rabbits.
Rabbits can be vaccinated against myxomatosis and viral haemorrhagic disease, however these diseases are not present in every country where pet rabbits are kept. This articles considers the history, transmission and symptoms of these diseases.
Rabbits need their nails/claws trimmed regularly, unless you happen to live with them on rocky outcroppings, in which case they probably have other things to worry about. Rabbits have constantly growing nails, and if they are left to grow unchecked,...
What many people don't realize when they are contemplating getting a rabbit is the sheer amount of time it can take to bond with a bunny. Unlike dogs, who will be licking your face within a day or two, or cats that soon warm up, a rabbit can take,...
When a lump appears on your bunny rabbit chin or face, it could be an abscess. This can occur due to an infected cut or internal teeth problems. It's vital that any unusual lumps are treated.
Rabbits make incredible indoor pets. It's an old-fashioned view to think they are just meant to be kept outdoors in a hutch. Really get to know a rabbit's personality, with indoor rabbit homes.
Lion head rabbits are a special breed of bunny rabbits that have extra fur around their head that resemble the mane of a lion. They are cute, gentle and furry animals and make wonderful pets.
Part of the challenge of rabbit ownership is learning to interact in fun ways with your bunny. Many complain that their rabbits do little but sit around and chew hay, or perhaps run away when they are approached. Both these activities can quickly...
While there are many products marketed to small pets, guinea pigs require a diet consisting mostly of hay. Know what to feed (and not feed) your beloved small pet to ensure a long and healthy life!