Small Mammals

Adopting a small pet. Which kind suits your family best?

Rabbits, Guinea Pigs, Hamsters, and Gerbils increased their popularity as small pets, especially with families with young children. They are fun, cuddly and cut...

Adopting a small Pet – all you need to know about Guinea Pigs

Guinea Pigs can live up to on average 5 years. Because of their small size, they can be housed in a cage. They are curious and active animals. They sleep in int...

Adopting a small Pet – all you need to know about Gerbils

Gerbils are active, fun and social animals. They do need to live in groups for safety and warmth and therefore should be housed as "same-sex" pairs or groups in...

Adopting a small pet – What you need to know about Rabbits

Rabbits, when provided with good care, can live up to 8-10 years. They are very active and need a lot of space to run and exercise. With patience, they can be l...

Adopting a small Pet – all you need to know about Hamsters

Hamsters are cute, cuddly and inquisitive and have gained popularity as pets for people of all ages. Their small size allows them to be kept in a cage that take...

Pet & Heat Awareness Week (5-12 June)

Beat the Heat

The temperature in Dubai can go over 40 or beyond 50 degrees Celsius. While during the summer season, over the past yea...

A Ferret as pet?

The mischievous eyes,  its cute face and playful personality, Ferrets have become popular as pets. But what do you need to know about having a Ferret? Ferre...

Rabbit & Rodent Adoption Day at ABVC

Rabbit & Rodent Adoption Day - Rabbits & Rodents looking for a new home are welcome on the 25th of March in ABVC Kennels & Cattery, please

Why should your Pet Rabbit get spayed or neutered?

Why is our vet pushing you to spay your pet Rabbit? After all, the bunny seems fine, perhaps a little sexually overexcited and at times belligerent. Is it worth...