Gerbil Food and Hydration

can gerbils eat chocolate?

Can Gerbils Have Chocolate?

Chocolate is one of the most popular snack foods in the world. You may wonder whether you can feed gerbils chocolate as a treat. Unfortunately, chocolate is poisonous to gerbils, so they can’t eat it. Gerbils can’t have chocolate as it contains a compound called theobromine. A gerbil’s body struggles […]

Can Gerbils Eat Lettuce?

Is It Safe to Feed Gerbils Lettuce?

Gerbils thrive on a varied diet containing a range of grains, seeds, fruits, and vegetables. Along with a high-quality gerbil food mix, gerbils enjoy fresh produce as dietary supplement. Gerbils can eat lettuce, but in moderation due to its high water content. Lettuce is safe for gerbils to eat. It […]

Can Gerbils Eat Chestnuts?

Can Gerbils Eat Chestnuts?

Chestnuts are a kind of nut that’s popular during the winter. Sweet and tasty, you might want to share some chestnuts with your gerbil. Gerbils can eat chestnuts. They contain the right proportions of carbohydrates, fats, and proteins. They contain lots of vitamins and minerals including magnesium, B vitamins, iron, […]

what berries can gerbils eat?

Can Gerbils Eat Berries?

Gerbils enjoying berries because they’re sweet and tasty. Most fruits have lots of vitamins and minerals, which gerbils need in their diet. But that doesn’t mean you should feed your gerbil berries every day. Gerbils can eat any berries that humans can eat. Strawberries, blackberries, blueberries, goji berries, etc are […]

what meat can gerbils eat?

Can Gerbils Eat Meat?

Gerbils are omnivores, so they can eat anything edible you give to them. As it is so dense with nutrients, you may want to feed meat to your gerbil. Gerbils can eat meat, and will enjoy it because it has lots of protein and fat. It contains vitamins and minerals […]