3 Different Ways To Give Your Rabbits Pellets

 

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Some people may be surprised to hear that there is more then one way to provide pellets to your rabbit. Most people just measure out their rabbit's daily pellets and place them in a bowl. Here are a few different ways to give your rabbits pellets:   Scatter Feeding:   Rabbits are natural foragers. So in the wild they would … [Read more...]

6 Surefire Ways to Spot Top Quality Timothy Hay

 

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We all know that feeding Timothy hay is vital for our rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas and other small pets.  But did you realize that there’s a big variation in the quality of the hay that’s on offer on the open market?     The thing is, pet stores are in business for one reason, and one reason only; and that’s to make … [Read more...]

Timothy Hay: The science bit…

 

As you grab handfuls of soft, sweet timothy hay to feed the smallest members of your family, we’ll bet you’re not thinking much about what it is they’re actually eating. However, we’ve always been of the pursuasion that knowledge is king.  And with that in mind, we thought we’d discuss some of the finer points of timothy hay – but in layman’s … [Read more...]

Timothy Hay: Nature’s small pet superfood

 

When it comes to foodstuff for humans, there’s a glut of every type of information you can wish to discover.  But naturally, if what humans put inside their body is so important to health, the same must apply to animals.  And this why today we're talking about timothy hay for small pets, such as rabbits, chinchillas and guinea pigs. Now, it … [Read more...]

Why Timothy Hay is at the Mercy of Mother Nature

 

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Why Timothy Hay is at the Mercy of  Mother Nature   As you heap yet another pile of timothy hay into your rabbit, guinea pig or chinchilla’s cage, here’s betting that the last thing on your mind is how the weather contributed to this vital food.   Yet one of the biggest concerns for those who farm timothy hay is the weather … [Read more...]

The Difference Between Timothy Hay & Alfalfa

 

When it comes to feeding your rabbit, guinea pig or small pet, we all know that hay is one of (if not, the) most important part of their diet. And it’s easy to discover that the options available to us tend to be either timothy hay or alfalfa. The stage of development of your pet will determine which type of hay he or she needs.  But what are … [Read more...]