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Old 04-14-2013, 12:11 PM
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Default Faust: the unexpected mouse

So I have a new pet mouse, Faust! She's young, albino, and adorable. Sugar all the way through, and too fun.

She's got a ten gallon tank, with carefresh bedding, a toilet paper tube, some seeds, and a water bottle right now. It's been a long time since I've had mice, and I know that their standards of care have changed. Does anyone have advice or resources for mouse care?

I know she needs exercise equipment, but I'm not sure what would be best for her.

Does anyone have suggestions as to which food is best?
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Old 05-05-2013, 07:45 PM
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newspaper, aspen, or carefresh is okay. mauzuri is a good lab block food. they can eat fresh fruit and veggies, pasta, meat, etc, in small amounts

when i had mice i also had rats, and i just treated them exactly the same *shrug*
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Old 05-05-2013, 08:27 PM
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Um, we need pictures My mouse was unexpected as well lol. For exercise equipment I have a "flying saucer" thing instead of a wheel, but I don't know what's good or bad about one or the other.

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