Small pets can add a lot value and love into one’s life. There are a wide variety of small pets to choose from including rabbits, hedgehogs, hamsters, ferrets and guinea pigs. Many people will choose a small pet as a beginner pet, but it is essential to do the proper research to make sure that it is the right pet for you. Most small pets can be kept in a cage for the majority of the time, but they still value time spent socializing in a secure area. A small animal’s living space should be fully outfitted with the right accessories including toys, shelter, litter pans and more. A small pet should have access to water at all times and a clean living area in order to prevent illness. Many pet stores will help to educate people on how to best care for their small pet. Small pets are generally low maintenance and inexpensive making them a great pet for many.