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Showing Chinchillas – Here’s What You Need To Know

Here is a brief run-down of what showing a chinchilla may entail. Showing Chinchillas When a chinchilla is being judged at a show - the judges...

Chinchilla Shopping List

I remember when I rescued my chinchilla, Jasper. Jasper showed up at my doorstep in nothing but a tiny dog carrier. Yes, I said...

Need A Chinchilla Cage Setup Idea? – If I Can Do It, You Can Do It!

I've just built this cage. It has plenty of shelves and has a pull-out litter tray in the base.  Would you like to know...

Things To Consider If Your Wanting A Chinchilla As A Pet

So why choose a chinchilla as a pet? With such a large choice of pets around why choose a chinchilla? Maybe because you perceive them...

Chinchillas: Hand-Rearing Kits, Fostering & Rotating, Reviving Dead Kits

Occasionally a female chin has difficulty in feeding are large litter, or her milk is very slow to come in. This may mean that...

DIY Chinchilla Hammock – Super Easy Hammock For Your Chin

Want to make super easy hammocks for your chin? Get 1" diameter ring binder rings from an office supply store, Buy a half yard...

Preventing Chinchilla Environmental Stress

Environmental stress can distress your chinchilla in many different ways. This type of stress results in either behavioral or health concerns. Your pet can...

Meet Forest and Jenny From Ravenswood, WV

Chinchilla Rescue   I received a call last week from a very gentle sounding young lady who asked if she could surrender her chinchillas to me....

Meet Forest and Jenny From Ravenswood, WV

Chinchilla Rescue   I received a call last week from a very gentle sounding young lady who asked if she could surrender her chinchillas to me....
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DIY Chinchilla Cages ~ Office Filing Cabinet ~ Cheap Chinchilla Cage!!

We have two identical large cages for our chinchillas, plus two smaller ones. They are actually office filing cabinets, with the sliding doors removed....

What Do Chinchillas Need

Once you see a chinchilla, you will not be surprised why many people desire to have this rodent as a family pet. They are very...

DIY Chinchilla Cage ~ BATMAN – ROBIN – JOKER

THE STORY It happened last year in December when I was busy chatting in a local BBS, that one of the chatters asked for someone who...

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What Can Chinchillas Eat List

Dietary Basics This article deals with the somewhat "controversial" topic of diet and nutrition. There is a lot of contradictory information regarding the feeding of chinchillas,...

How To Tell If A Chinchilla Is Pregnant

To the inexperienced eye, it is not always possible to detect whether a female Chinchilla is pregnant or not. Unless you were actually there...

Preventing Chinchilla Environmental Stress

Environmental stress can distress your chinchilla in many different ways. This type of stress results in either behavioral or health concerns. Your pet can...

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Chinchilla Colors… Part 2 – Chinchilla Genetics Chart

Part 1 can be found here: Chinchilla Colors, Classification And Basic Genetics Chinchilla Genetics Chart One thing to remember when breeding chinchillas is that there is a...

Chinchilla Basic First Aid & Basic Wound Management

Basic Wound Management. Every chinny owner will, at some point, come across a wound on their pet - these can range in severity from superficial...

How Does Exercise Effects Chinchillas

The chinchilla is a very special exotic animal. It is nocturnal, has the thickest fur among all land animals, and is also very sensitive...

Chinchilla Facts for Kids & Everyone Else

Listed below are some informative facts that can be used to enhance your knowledge about chinchillas or even help you in your decision to welcome...

4-29-19 Ashes and Jasper Update – Chinchilla Introductions

Ashes and Jasper Update - Chinchilla Introductions   Today I tried to switch cages, as part of our chinchilla introductions, but Jasper was not liking it!...

Chinchilla Colors… Part 2 – Chinchilla Genetics Chart

Part 1 can be found here: Chinchilla Colors, Classification And Basic Genetics Chinchilla Genetics Chart One thing to remember when breeding chinchillas is that there is a...