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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...

Can Chinchillas Live Outside? – Housing Chinchillas Outside

Many people, especially breeders prefer to house their chins in an outside unit. This is quite feasible, but unless you have a native climate...

How Many Chinchillas Can Live Together & Chinchilla Introductions

In the wild Chinchillas live in herds of 100 or more, but that's in the wild where they have huge open spaces. Chinchillas in...

How to Build a Chinchilla Cage – Make a Homemade Chinchilla Cage

Most people will not have the time or skills to build their own DIY Chinchilla cages but if you do then this page will...

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...

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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Chinchilla Habitat

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Chinchilla Environment ~ Chinchilla Proofing Your Home & Fixing Boredom

Hopefully, this article will impart some helpful hints, from chinchilla-proofing your home to preventing vices associated with boredom, such as fur-chewing. Daily Exercise Chinchillas really do...

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....

Can Chinchillas Live Outside? – Housing Chinchillas Outside

Many people, especially breeders prefer to house their chins in an outside unit. This is quite feasible, but unless you have a native climate...

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Chinchilla Pre and Post Operation Preparation

Anesthetics Isoflurane (and sevoflurane) gaseous anesthetics are very well tolerated by chins - much more so than Halothane. When possible request that your vets uses...

Chinchilla Rescues

Are you looking for a location near you that takes in rescue chinchillas? Do you think that adopting a rescue chin and giving it...

10 Things I Purchased Prior To Bringing Home My New Chinchilla

(1) CAGE It is best to get a cage that is stainless steel in design, such that acidic urine from chinchillas will not get it...

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Chinchilla Lifespan: How Long Do Chinchillas Live?

Contents 1 Introduction to the Chinchilla’s Lifespan 2 How Long Do Chinchillas Live in Captivity? 3 How to Improve the Chances of Your Chin...

What Are Some Chinchilla Safe Wood for Chews, Shelves And Toys

Chinchillas love to be busy, obviously also as the teeth continually grow they need access to good gnawing material. As a chinchilla pet owner,...

Is Owning A Chinchilla Difficult?

Owning a chinchilla is not difficult! Here is my personal shopping list, created from the things I use daily! (Chinchilla Shopping List) Here are...

Buying A Chinchilla – 8 Things I Learned From A Champion Breeder

Buying a chinchilla is something you should never rush into. You should research what their every need are, but since you’re reading this I...

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...

Chinchilla Rescues

Are you looking for a location near you that takes in rescue chinchillas? Do you think that adopting a rescue chin and giving it...