Urinary System Anatomy
The primary function of the urinary system is to filter waste products from the blood and excrete them in the form of urine. The system consists of kidneys, ureters, bladder, and urethra.
Dental Anatomy and Care
The anatomy of teeth in rabbits and rodents is explained. Since their teeth continue to grow througout their lifetime, a proper diet is necessary to keep the teeth worn down.
Cleaning Small Pet Cages
Regular cleaning and disinfecting of your small pet's cage and toys is one of the keys to keeping your pet healthy. Learn how often you should clean your cage, what disinfectant to use, and how to clean cage accessories.
Snuffles (Pasteurellosis) in Rabbits
A respiratory disease in rabbits called snuffles is caused by Pasteurella multocida, and is a very common and contagious illness that can become chronic or fatal if left untreated.
Feeding and Nutrition
Learn the basics of a quality rabbit diet, what not to feed, and the importance of feeding fresh vegetables for your rabbit's dental health. Also learn how the diet needs to change as your rabbit ages.
Taking a Temperature
An excited or threatened gerbil will thump his hind feet.
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