hamsters · rats

Little and large!

Ended up briefly juggling big bruiser Harvey and tiny little Rosie the other night at cleaning-out time, with Harv tugging at my trouser leg to be picked up while Rosie was having her wee handle; and the size difference between them has never been clearer! Love all the pets, little and large! 😳❀️🐴🐭🐭🐹❀️

Reblogs

How your family can celebrate National Pet Month in May – reblogged from Spartan Echo

Now in its 27th year, National Pet Month is a celebration of the mutual benefits shared between people and their pets. For rescue-animal advocate Cheryl Smith, who founded a non-profit that assists pets in need, the May observance is a time to recognize many of the things that really matter in life. β€œHow we treat… Continue reading How your family can celebrate National Pet Month in May – reblogged from Spartan Echo

At the stables

An easy Saturday morning with my sleepy pony… <3

Got to the farm yesterday morning and found the boy comfortably adapted to his summertime routine of spending more time in the field; taking the quiet morning hours for a proper sleep at the bottom of the field – in the shade of the cottages and looking completely peaceful. In winter, I so rarely get… Continue reading An easy Saturday morning with my sleepy pony… β€

At the stables · hamsters · home · rats · wildlife

Blossom, ducklings and getting back to summer routines – Hello May!Β 

It’s hard to believe we are already over half-way through May already and hurtling towards half-way through 2016 – but with the weather finally holding, heat in the air from first thing and the skies blue more days than not, summer is pretty much here; and has brought with it all its usual beauty and… Continue reading Blossom, ducklings and getting back to summer routines – Hello May!Β 

rats

Introducing Rats – Pt 1 – The Ladies

One of the most rewarding things I find about owning pet rats is watching their interactions with each other and the way they relate to each other. Rats are such social animals and rely very strongly on the group dynamic in terms of their survival and happiness. Introducing new rats into a group or one… Continue reading Introducing Rats – Pt 1 – The Ladies