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If you own a chinchilla or you are looking to buy one then you’ve come to the right place! we discuss everything chinchilla related here, from product reviews to the best food and cages for your chinchilla. Feel free to browse our latest posts and if you have any topics you would like covering feel free to drop us a message.

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Can Chinchillas Eat Tomatoes?
Can Chinchillas Eat Tomatoes?

The short answer to this question is no. In general, tomatoes are too acidic for chinchilla tummies. Tomatoes contain sugar and phosphorus. Too much of these aren’t suitable for your chinchilla. Chi…

Can Chinchillas Eat Cheerios?
Can Chinchillas Eat Cheerios?

Yes, chinchillas can eat cheerios. However, cheerios contain more phosphorus than chinchillas need. That means cheerios should be given in moderation so that you don’t create a calcium-phosphorus im…

Can Chinchillas Get Fat?
Can Chinchillas Get Fat?

Chinchillas can get fat, but it’s usually from the food they eat. The food they eat is up to their owner or, as I like to call them, their chinchilla parent. Chinchillas have a small selection in th…

Are Chinchillas Endangered?
Are Chinchillas Endangered?

Credit: Louise Gebel The answer to this question has two answers. In the wild, chinchillas are endangered. However, domestic chinchillas are not. Chinchillas kept as pets are bred to maintain a con…

How to Care for Baby Chinchillas
How to Care for Baby Chinchillas

Credit: Pei Ketron Baby chinchillas are born with a full coat and their eyes and ears open. They are born ready to take on the world. Even though they are born ready that doesn’t mean they don’…

What Colors are Chinchillas?
What Colors are Chinchillas?

In the wild, chinchillas are a variety of grays. However, now that they are domesticated pets, colors are bred through the selection of desired traits. The different colors are called mutations. There…