can chinchillas eat candy

Can Chinchillas eat Candy?

There are many types of candy around the world that are eaten and enjoyed in many countries. Candy such as candy canes, candy corns, gumdrops, gummi bears, gummi candy, jawbreakers, jelly babies, jelly beans, licorice, lollipops and many, many more are enjoyed by many.

So can chinchillas eat candy at all?

Unfortunately chinchillas are unable to eat candy whatsoever. It is just too sweet for them and they cannot handle the sugar content at all. So keep candy well away from them.

 

 

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