Rice cakes are any kind of food that is made from rice which has been condensed, and shaped into a single object.
They exist in many different countries and cultures and it is eaten very prevalently in Asia.
Common variations include cakes made with rice flour and those made from ground rice.
You can also get those made from whole grains of rice compressed together. (source)
So can chinchillas eat rice cakes?
Yes they can eat plain rice cakes in small amounts but not if they are flavoured.
For more foods that chinchillas can and can’t eat, check out our chinchilla food index