Chinchilla is a rodent
animals belonging to the family Chinchiliade. It grows as a pet because it is a
very clean animal, not specific odors emanating, eats only vegetable feed.
Chinchilla has a bushy tail, mouse ears, can be likened to a cross between
rabbit and squirrel.
near Peru, Chile, Bolivia, South American Andes, living at an altitude of
2500m, in a rocky area with little vegetation.
Battery life is 10-15
years chinchilla, 500-600g weight, gestation is 111 days, 4 incisors and 16
molars (20 teeth). Three species are widespread chinchilla:
Of all species, is the
most common langier chinchilla.
generally active at night, but the day may have moments of activity. They are
not noisy, are fast, very agile, curious and full of energy. A very important
aspect for a pet is that no external parasites, having a very thick fur, of
chinchilla a hair is 20 times finer than a strand uman.Dintr a single hair root
out until to 120 threads. Chinchilla is a vegetarian animal eating hay and feed
in general special. Chinchilla food pellets is based on special and hay
Chinchilla feeding is
not recommended to eat green (leaves of lettuce, cabbage) because of the risk
harassment digestive tract. Or alfalfa hay diet are very important in
Chinchilla, providing thus a balance in animal nutrition. The Chinchilla food
fan should not miss, we recommend at least 2 times a week to feed the animal
with a fan.
A chinchilla eat in a
day about 30 g pellets. It may also be administered 1-2 sapatamanal ghost and a
slice of apple. In cases of diarrhea, water is put dried mint tea or candied
banana. Chinchilla water should be changed to 2 days, recomnada use clean water
from the fountain. If you are using tap water (chlorine) must be kept a day to
lose the smell of chlorine.
The space in which we
place Chinchilla cage should be cleaned with a temperature between 14-20
degrees C. It is preferable that there should not have air … Read the rest