Critter Corner

Long Island Pet Pages LOVES Critters – big and small… Read all about your little critter family members each week in our “Critter Corner” section. If you have a great story or a photo or video you’d like to share about your critters or other pets, please send it to

Is my Ferret Sick?

August 27, 2014 // 0 Comments

As with any domestic animal, ferrets are prone to specific ferret diseases. Most commonly seen are adrenal disease, insulinomas, gastrointestinal blockages, lymphoma, [...]

Taking Care of a Pet Gerbil

August 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

Gerbils are busy little rodents that generally grow to about four inches, with a tail of the same length. Pet gerbils are available in a variety of colors, although they [...]

Adopting a Pet Gerbil

August 19, 2014 // 0 Comments

Gerbils are friendly, adorable, active, and curious creatures that make excellent pets for children. Gerbils are a pleasure to care for and will provide lots of [...]

Is a Pet Bunny Rabbit Right For Your Family?

July 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

Dogs need to go out all the time, be walked and have that whole, ‘potty training,’ stage, while kittens can host their own set of obstacles. For these reasons and more, [...]

Is a Pet Rabbit Right for You?

July 7, 2014 // 0 Comments

If you are considering purchasing or adopting a pet rabbit, you should first give careful consideration to the demands and rewards of these very special pets. Countless homes [...]