Your Child Wants a Pet Mouse
You’ve probably been waiting for your child to grow old enough to start asking for a pet. It’s very normal for children to want a pet to call their own. Most parents expect their children to ask for a cat, dog, kitten or puppy, but with if your child wants a pet mouse? Mice can actually make excellent pets especially for first time pet owners. There are various types of pet mice to choose from. Take your child to a local pet store to look at the pet mice. If possible, allow your child to hold a mouse. This will be a great test to see if your child will do well with a mouse or if it’s just the idea of having a pet mouse. You can also ask your Happy Valley, OR veterinary clinic for help in picking out the right type of pet mouse or pet rodent for your child.