Pocket Pets

Pocket pet
From Wikipedia

Pocket pet is a term used to refer to any small mammal commonly kept as a household pet. The six general criteria which qualify an animal to be considered a pocket pet are:
1. its commonality as a domestic house pet
2. no potential danger to humans or other animals
3. non-exotic
4. overall ease of care and feeding
5. amicable disposition making it suitable as a "companion" pet
6. relatively small stature
The most common pocket pets include rodents such as: hamsters, gerbils, fancy mice, fancy rats and guinea pigs.

**Note:  only a few of our doctors see our little friends so please call the office if an appointment is needed.
 

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