As we rehome hamsters, mice, rats, gerbils, degus & chinchillas under the ‘small furries’ category, we don’t have enough space on this page to go through detailed care instructions but please see the below guide as a quick comparison for cage, diet, etc. requirements along with details such as lifespan (please note that there may be a few errors but it is intended to help you learn a bit more about the basic needs for each type of animal).

Download our small animal care factsheet