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April 13, 2021

How to Make Your Rat Happy with a Clean and Enriching Environment

How to Make Your Rat Happy with a Clean and Enriching Environment
Keeping your rat physically fit and mentally sharp is easier than ever! Check out our tips and trick to keep your rat healthy and happy with a clean and enriching environment. ... Read More

April 09, 2021

Ready to Enrich Your Pet’s Life Even More? Check Out Our Latest Enrichment Innovations!

Ready to Enrich Your Pet’s Life Even More? Check Out Our Latest Enrichment Innovations!
Daily enrichment is essential to your small pet’s health and happiness. That’s because your pet is instinctively wired to interact with their surroundings in unique ways each day. At Oxbow, we believe that supporting your little loved one’s instincts to explore, play, chew, and hide should be a fun and interactive experience for you both. That’s why we’re so excited to reveal our latest enrichment innovations! ... Read More

April 08, 2021

3 Key Questions About Guinea Pigs and Hay

3 Key Questions About Guinea Pigs and Hay
How can your guinea pig gain weight with hay? How can you get your guinea pig to eat enough hay? Why does your guinea pig waste SO much hay? Oxbow is here to answer these your most nutrition questions and more!... Read More

April 05, 2021

Which Small Pet is Right for You: Rabbits

Which Small Pet is Right for You: Rabbits
Have you ever wondered if a rabbit would make the perfect addition to your family? These adorable, whiskered herbivores are not only great companions but are intelligent and can have unique and wonderful personalities. Learn more about rabbit temperament and ideal living situations.... Read More

March 26, 2021

Breaking Down Bunny Bonding: 6 Tips and Tricks

Breaking Down Bunny Bonding: 6 Tips and Tricks
Bonding bunnies can seem like a Herculean task, but with patience, understanding, and the proper guidance it can be a great experience for both pets and pet parents alike. The House Rabbit Society’s Executive Director, Dr. Anne Martin, joins veterinarian and Oxbow’s Vice President of Technical Services, Dr. Micah Kohles, to tackle interested bunny parents’ most pressing bonding rabbit bonding questions.... Read More

March 23, 2021

All About Chinchillas

All About Chinchillas
March 23rd is National Chinchilla Day! As any chinchilla parent will quickly point out, it’s no surprise these enamoring little herbivores have their own holiday. Intelligent, social, and oh-so-soft, chinchillas are fun, endearing companions. To ensure they live the happiest, healthiest life possible, however, it’s essential to address the species’ unique quirks and specialized needs. Keep reading to learn all about these amazing animals.... Read More

March 17, 2021

Which Small Pet is Right for You: Guinea Pigs

Which Small Pet is Right for You: Guinea Pigs
Have you ever wondered if a guinea pig may be a good pet for your household but you aren't quite sure? Here is a great summary of piggy temperament as well as how to help them thrive socially.... Read More

March 08, 2021

Natural Science Supplements: Frequently Asked Questions

Natural Science Supplements: Frequently Asked Questions
Oxbow’s Natural Science supplements were designed with the natural diet of small mammals in mind to address some of their most common health ailments. With the help of leading exotic animal veterinarians and nutritionists, these supplements were developed with herbal ingredients targeted towards mitigating these issues. Learn more about how to determine if Natural Science may be a right fit for your little one and how to feed it!... Read More

March 02, 2021

Fun Ways to Encourage Your Pet to Play with Their Food

Fun Ways to Encourage Your Pet to Play with Their Food
As children, most of us were told not to play with our food. And, while there are certainly merits in modeling proper dinnertime etiquette for our children, play at mealtime can be a highly enriching activity with multiple key benefits for our rabbits, guinea pigs, and other small pets. Let’s take a look at a few quick and easy tips for encouraging your pets to play with their food and the associated benefits of each. ... Read More

February 17, 2021

From Burrow to Bedroom: Rabbit Behaviors and Their Instinctual Origins

From Burrow to Bedroom: Rabbit Behaviors and Their Instinctual Origins
Why do rabbits want to chew everything? Why do they eat their own cecotropes? How can you tell if a bunny is happy? Oxbow is here to help you trace the origins of your pet's instinctual behaviors and how can you help your little one fulfill their needs without destroying your home.... Read More

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