EXCESSIVE drinking is sometimes seen in the older gerbil
and two common causes are diabetes and kidney problems.
might have a condition called nasal dermatitis, which can result from a gerbil
's habit of burrowing that in turn can cause small facial abrasions.
In the last two weeks, hamsters, gerbils
and rabbits are among the pets dumped at the gates of the Cheltenham Animal Shelter in Gloucestershire.
This appears to be a way of spreading the message to the rest of the gerbils
Stress and illness can also cause aggression, so you should get the gerbils
checked by a vet to make sure that this is not the cause of the gerbils
Home checks will be carried out and an adoption fee of pounds 20 is payable for guinea pigs and a donation for the chickens and gerbils
NCool an over-heated gerbil
by wrapping it in a cloth soaked in cool water and encourage them to drink.
In southern Africa, the hairy-footed and the short-tailed gerbils
poke into a ground-hugging lily, slurping nectar and emerging dusted with pollen, says Steven D.
THE head of the British Secret Service yesterday revealed a secret weapon in their fight to catch spies - the gerbil
Ally, from Forfar, said thanks yesterday to the mystery Dundee shopper who left the gerbils
In the studies at Brandeis, when groups of gerbils
were given either phytosterols or OmegaSource alone, their cholesterol levels decreased by over 30%.
Epilepsy in gerbils
usually starts at around two months of age and often increases in severity until six months of age.
But the centre is still trying to find homes for gerbils
that were abandoned in Coventry's West Orchard shopping centre.
do prefer to live in groups and females will usually live together well.
Dogs, sheep, cats, gerbils
, and pigs can all harbor H.