Use of Selamectin in Duprasi

Use of Selamectin in Duprasi

Recently the small furries at Vectis have needed to be treated for mites. I wanted to share the treatment that they had. I asked my vet about using selamectin instead of the more common ivermectin as it requires less frequent dosing (and therefore cleaning), although...
Hamsters and Fireworks

Hamsters and Fireworks

The fireworks season started over a week ago here, and with Bonfire Night on Saturday I expect the weekend to get even louder. Although dogs, horses and other animals can find fireworks terrifying, hamsters rarely are bothered by them. My hamsters can be found going...
Hamster First Aid Kit: In Six Lists

Hamster First Aid Kit: In Six Lists

A hamster first aid kit can be as big or as small as you need. How much you have depends on how far away you are from your vet and how many hamsters you have. Only have items in your kit that you know how to use safely. Do not give medications without the advice of...