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  • Degu
  • This should be fed along with Supreme Chinchilla & Degu food to ensure they receive a balanced diet that meets their dietary needs. (viovet.co.uk)
  • There are currently no questions for Mr. Johnson's Chinchilla & Degu Pellet Food - be the first to ask one! (viovet.co.uk)
  • Chinchillas can have problems if they receive high levels of glucose in food or water for long periods, because like degu they have a diabetes-prone physiology - their insulin control system is not as sensitive as ours! (vetark.co.uk)
  • Our products ProC and ProC Professional are fine for degu and chinchilla as short term treatments (and indeed every other species) but in these animals we recommend that if you need to use them for prolonged periods because of special reasons that you review the diet and reduce even further any other natural sources of raw glucose. (vetark.co.uk)
  • Food
  • In the wild, Chinchillas are generalists and opportunistic herbivores - an adaptation to living in areas where food availability fluctuates. (adobe.com)
  • Pasteurella can be contracted from food and then transmitted among a group of chinchillas. (adobe.com)
  • The price of my previous chinchilla food has gone up and up but I continued to buy because a 'quality' product with the best balance of nutrients was important to me - delighted to have found this alternative - equal in quality, much much cheaper and my chinchillas love it! (vetuk.co.uk)
  • Animals
  • Chinchillas aren't as friendly and socialable as many of the other small animals out in the pet world, such as ferrets and rats, but with the correct socialization and training, they can be very sweet and docile. (hubpages.com)
  • Chinchillas can be difficult to keep as pets, however, because they are nocturnal animals and stay up all night. (reference.com)
  • Because of the prevalence of disease in farmed chinchillas caused by the farming conditions and cruel killing methods, it is impossible to control chinchilla farming , insure that the producers treat sick animals, and monitor the slaughter. (prijatelji-zivotinja.hr)
  • include
  • Prevention should include keeping the chinchilla accommodations clean, giving them a climate matching their natural one, providing an optimum diet, and immunization when appropriate. (adobe.com)
  • place
  • Major homing effort underway to place 100 chinchillas! (animalforum.com)
  • Chinchilla Police as well as Queensland Ambulance Services and Queensland Fire and Emergency Services were called to the Showgrounds shortly after midday today where the first day of the Chinchilla Show was taking place to attend to an amusement ride attendant who had collapsed. (thechronicle.com.au)
  • prefer
  • I prefer Mazuri, as I feel it is the better brand in general, not just for chinchillas. (hubpages.com)
  • Chinchillas live throughout the Andes Mountains and prefer to live in the highest areas of the mountain as well as inside of hidden rock fractures. (reference.com)
  • Chinchillas have been shown to prefer dead and dry leaves to fresh leaves, and can be given dried herb and plant mixes, which can be found in most pet stores, to supplement their hay-based diet and add variety and interest to it. (adobe.com)
  • conditions
  • If you are considering breeding from your Chinchilla cat, you will need to screen for a number of inherited conditions including polycystic kidney disease to ensure a healthy litter. (purina.co.uk)
  • The Netherlands and Sweden banned raising chinchillas for fur because satisfactory conditions of animal welfare in accordance with the EU regulations could not be met on chinchilla farms. (prijatelji-zivotinja.hr)
  • Pets
  • Chinchillas are ideal family pets and can be handled by adults and children because they rarely bite, they are clean, intelligent, social, very entertaining, and easy to clean. (cnn.com)
  • Unveils the myths and mysteries about chinchillas by explaining many intriguing facets of these extraordinary pets. (exoticnutrition.com)
  • daily
  • Chinchillas should, also, be provided with Timothy hay on a daily basis. (hubpages.com)
  • Be aware that in addition to the hair being long, Chinchilla cat's have a thick undercoat which means they cannot groom themselves very well on their own and its owner must groom daily. (purina.co.uk)
  • almost
  • Almost all domestic chinchillas are classified as Chinchilla Lanigera, and have genetic markers from all three strains, but some tend to show a stronger influence from one strain than another. (chinchillas.com)
  • find
  • If you are reading this article, chances are, you are in the market for a chinchilla and want to find out more chinchilla facts before you adopt one. (cnn.com)
  • available
  • This item is also available with a chinchilla motif. (etsy.com)
  • This condition was found in more than a third of all Persian cats and Exotic shorthaired cats in the 1990s when screening tests became available and although it seemed less prevalent in Chinchillas, it was still there. (purina.co.uk)
  • The cheapest tickets to Chinchilla de Monte-Aragon available within the past 7 days were $128.92. (expedia.com)
  • different
  • Having hanging wood toys will give the chinchilla something different to do versus hold a single wood block. (hubpages.com)
  • The curved and slightly textured surface of Chinchilla Glass creates a sparkling effect, reflecting light in different ways depending on the angle from which it is observed. (garaga.com)
  • death
  • Preliminary investigations into the death of a man who died at the Chinchilla Show have revealed he did not die as a result of electrocution, police say. (thechronicle.com.au)
  • Some media outlets had reported the death was caused by electrocution, but a spokesman for the Chinchilla Show Society also confirmed the death was not being treated as a workplace incident. (thechronicle.com.au)
  • Chinchilla Police officer-in-charge Sergeant Gerard Brady said at this stage the death was not being treated as suspicious nor as an industrial incident. (thechronicle.com.au)
  • difficult
  • Constipation in chinchillas is difficult to observe in groups because it may not be obvious than an animal is not contributing to the population's waste. (adobe.com)
  • small
  • Chinchillas are very unique amongst the small animal pet world. (hubpages.com)
  • There is a very, very small percentage of people will get a chinchilla and sit and watch tv with it for hours. (hubpages.com)
  • But, if you're looking for a cute, semi- independent, socialized small animal pet, a chinchilla may be the way to go. (hubpages.com)
  • However Chinchillas in captivity are mainly herbivorous (eat only plant material) and caecotrophic (they produce two types of fecal pellet, the first type, the 'ceacotroph', is eaten by the chinchillas directly from the anus to produce a second, small, dry pellet). (adobe.com)