Chinchillas are great pets, but they aren’t known for extraordinary intelligence or cool tricks. So, can they be tamed or trained at all?
If you have chinchillas, you’re likely to have other pets too. But do dogs, cats, hamsters, gerbils and rats get along with chinchillas? If not, why not?
Covering your pet’s cage with a blanket is common practise, but does it work for chinchillas? Would it de-stress your chinchilla, or just make it overheat?
Ringworm is a fungal condition that spreads easily. But can chinchillas get it, and if so, how do you treat it? Can you use antifungal medication?
Chinchillas are rodents, and rodents eat cheese, right? As it turns out, cheese might be one of the worst things you could feed a chinchilla.