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!Petals! asked in PetsRodents · 2 months ago

Should I get pet mice? I really want pet mice,I have never kept pet mice but I have experience with hamsters. I have health problems that?

affects my energy levels and I have 2 dogs. How tasking are mice to keep?

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  • 2 months ago
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    Mice are about as much work as a hamster. If you can handle a hamster then you can handle mice. 

    If you want a single mouse make sure you get a male. They must be housed alone. If you want multiple mice you need to get females. They must be in pairs or groups. 

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  • 2 months ago

    Mice are much like hamsters except best kept in pairs or more.

    They are good climbers unlike hamsters and keen sense of balance with that longer tail.

    They do bond strongly with human keepers, not dirty vermin at all.

    A great YouTube channel to learn about mice is -Creek valley critters'.

    My last 5 were 4 females and a neutered male together. One big happy family.

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  • Dze
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    2 months ago

    theyre not much trouble with a small number ..problem is they breed like wildfire ..i would get 2-3 of the same sex and itl be all good ..

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