October 11, 2016

New Pet Care Guides Available from Oxbow Animal Health

Rabbit hamster guinea pig rat chinchilla

Oxbow Animal Health, a leader in the innovative care and nutrition of small and exotic animals worldwide, has unveiled new species-specific pet care guides.  The new care guides are available free for download and print and are designed to help new pet parents learn everything they need to provide basic care for their pets.  Key pet care topics covered in the care guides include nutrition, housing, care, health, and supplies.  Rabbit, guinea pig, chinchilla, rat, and hamster & gerbil specific care guides can be found at

“We are excited to unveil our new and improved pet care guides,” said Melissa Ross, Director of Marketing and Education at Oxbow.  “We feel it’s very important to provide educational guidance and support to all pet parents, including those who may be welcoming a new pet into their lives for the first time.  Our care guides are a great basic resource to help make this exciting time safe, successful, and enriching for both pet and pet parent.”

Printed versions of the new care guides are available to Oxbow’s retail partners for in-store distribution to customers.  To request copies of the care guides, retailers should contact their Oxbow sales representative.


Check Out Oxbow's Care Guides

Learn more about small exotic mammal care, including nutrition, behavior, housing, health, supplies, and more.

Chinchilla Care Guide 

Hamsters and Gerbils Care Guide

Guinea Pig Care Guide

Rabbit Care Guide

Rat Care Guide