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Re: Is this bedding ok?

Post by MesaMouse on Sun 28 Aug 2016, 11:20 am

@MouseLover wrote:MesaMouse - My mice often show preference for shredded newspaper in their nests over nice, soft tissue paper. I don't get it! Confused what is it with mice and newspaper?!

Maybe they just like to have a bit of "reading material" on hand before going to bed Jester !

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Re: Is this bedding ok?

Post by Artistwolf on Sun 28 Aug 2016, 12:29 pm

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Re: Is this bedding ok?

Post by River on Sun 28 Aug 2016, 4:58 pm

Whatever I give my mice, they just remove all nesting material from the nest and sleep on the glass. The only thing they'll nest on is strips of construction paper. Not even newspaper cuts it. Confused

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Post by MooMouse on Sun 28 Aug 2016, 5:04 pm

@River wrote:Whatever I give my mice, they just remove all nesting material from the nest and sleep on the glass. The only thing they'll nest on is strips of construction paper. Not even newspaper cuts it. Confused

My mouse does this too! At first I thought it was because I use dirt bedding in his tank, but he does it with Walmart brand carefresh too! I'll give him some construction paper and see if he will use that I guess Confused
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Post by MouseLover on Sun 28 Aug 2016, 6:15 pm

Haha silly mices.

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Post by Rodents rock! on Sun 28 Aug 2016, 7:46 pm

Mickey makes his nests out of paper towels. Very Happy
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Re: Is this bedding ok?

Post by Everess on Sun 28 Aug 2016, 8:28 pm

I like Aspen Bedding, it's not dust (if you get the brand I have), it is only like 12 dollars, completley safe and you can find huge bags at petsmart :3

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Re: Is this bedding ok?

Post by Artistwolf on Sun 28 Aug 2016, 10:20 pm

Aspen bedding is technically safe... But still a possibility of allergies and besides, I'd imagine paper would be much more comfortable.
Your choice, but I'd recommend a paper based bedding over aspen.

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Re: Is this bedding ok?

Post by Everess on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 4:58 pm

I don't really have time to make a new thread so... What brand of Carefresh is ok? I know to stay away from dusty and scented beddings, but I know there is a brand of Carefresh that is really dusty and I don't know which one it is.

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Post by olimarthemouse on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 6:05 pm

@Everess wrote:I don't really have time to make a new thread so... What brand of Carefresh is ok? I know to stay away from dusty and scented beddings, but I know there is a brand of Carefresh that is really dusty and I don't know which one it is.

I think it's the natural Carefresh, isn't it? (Anyone correct me if I'm wrong.) And I believe Carefresh Shavings Plus is very bad to use, because it has kiln-dried wood in it?
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Re: Is this bedding ok?

Post by River on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 6:22 pm

The colored paper-based ones are just fine. Just don't get anything with baking soda listed in it. Otherwise, I don't know which one was dustier...I think it was natural?

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