Your chinchilla’s ears can get dry, flaky and cracked for several reasons. But why might that happen even if you care for your pet properly?
If your male chinchilla is in pain and is checking its genitals frequently, a hair ring may have formed around its penis. But what is hair ring, and how can you prevent/fix it?
Pets need shots to avoid getting sick. But what about chinchillas? Do chinchillas need shots, and if so, which shots do they need? If chinchillas don’t need shots, why not?
If your female chinchilla is sick, there are a host of health issues that can be to blame. But are there any health issues that solely affect females? What are they?
Toxoplasmosis is a common health condition in other pets—but what about chinchillas? Can chins catch toxoplasmosis, and if so, how serious is it?