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Satisfactory

“Sawdust as bedding”

published 22/12/2000

fairly cheap and easily available

can irritate small animals

When we had hamsters, I used quite a fine sawdust in their cage. As we also had a budgie, I would use sawdust on the bottom of the birdcage instead of newspaper. After a few weeks I noticed that the budgie was shedding lots of little skin flakes. I asked the vet about this when he went in to have...

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Super

“scented sawdust UPDATED”

published 23/02/2001

smells, and looks nice

bit more expensive

Ever tried opening up a bag of compressed sawdust and then trying not to make a mess breaking it up so you can put it in the cage??? I had to put that in because it seems to be a common problem! I’m just glad we now have laminate floors and no carpets, I just use a dustpan and brush now...

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Excellent

“Gerbils”

published 19/02/2001

Many years of entertaining antics, love, devotion ...

None at all

Gerbils make fantastic pets. They are Very affectionate animals and rarely bite. Unlike hamsters they are Very lively they never seem to sleep. In the past i used to buy hamsters but they always want to sleep and if they're disturbed they tend to bite. When i had my gerbil he used to attract my...

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Satisfactory

“for rats”

published 13/02/2001

value for money

could create allergies

i didn't find this bedding particulary good for my two rats because the dust made them sneeze quite a lot so now i prefer to use just newspaper. It may be better for smaller rodents such as hampster or gerbils. It was however good value for money but not if you have any animals which may be prone...

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Not for me

None at all

harmful to small pets

Compressed sawdust is exactly that, dust which has been compressed, its not good for any caged pet in my opinion. With most caged animals it will get into ears and eyes and can cause major irritation, and without knowing the cause it can go undiagnosed until it can prove fatal. Rabbits have a...

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