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Welcome to Chinchilla Corner!

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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Chinchilla alone
Can Chinchillas Live Alone?

Can chinchillas live alone? Yes. Should they? Probably not. In the wild, chinchillas live in herds can be as big as 100 individuals. They are very social animals and rely on each other for safety and …

Can Chinchillas Eat Tomatoes?

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

Chinchilla and Cheerios
Can Chinchillas Eat Cheerios?

Yes, chinchillas can eat cheerios every once in a while. However, cheerios contain more phosphorus than chinchillas need. That means cheerios should be given sparingly so that you don’t create a calci…

Chinchilla natural habitat
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 of food…

Chinchilla in the wild
Are Chinchillas Endangered?

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 constant supply for the bre…

How to Care for Baby Chinchillas

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’t need care from their mot…