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Do Chinchillas Have Food Pouches?

Chinchillas don’t have cheek pouches, and don’t store food. They do still have stretchy cheeks which can expand outwards, and a small gap where food could go. But a true cheek pouch is a pit that extends along the jaw, even into the neck, which stores lots of food. Chinchillas…

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