Children can particularly enjoy having a small animal at home. Very often it becomes their true friend with whom they can share their joys and sorrows and in whose company they are at ease. Moreover they are taught at an early age the sense of responsibility by daily feeding and caring for their darling pet. Some of these small animals are very sociable and claim your attention every day. To care for them properly, it is important to give them a good diet. A proper diet is the basis of a healthy life.