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Food and Feeding Section


Food and water are two of the most basic requirements for all animals and mice are no exception. The pages below will show you how to provide a good diet for your mice, not just a basic one. They will also advise on treats, diets, allergies and special considerations for pregnant, nursing and baby mice.

Feeding Your Mice By Cait McKeown - What to feed your mice, how much and when.

What I Feed My Mice By Cait McKeown

Additional Foods & Treats By Cait McKeown

What NOT To Feed Your Mice By Cait McKeown - Some foods can provoke allergies or upset stomachs, so to avoid these make sure you are clued up on what foods are and aren't safe.

Food Related Problems & Obese/Fat Mice By Cait McKeown - Including the 'allergy' diet I used for my buck with immune deficiency disorder.

Serving Food & Containers By Cait McKeown - The best and most suitable options to contain your mouse's food and water.

Mouse Diets in Laboratories - A breakdown of the ingredients and proportions used in rat and mouse laboratory diets. Interesting reading but not necessarily the perfect diet for pet or show mice.

Lab Diets - Another example of a laboratory formulated diet for mice including detailed list of components and recommended percentages.

Food Fit For A… Mouse? By Cait McKeown - Article on the importance of a good diet.

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