Walnuts are well known nuts which are rounded, single-seeded stone fruits of the walnut tree commonly used for the meat after fully ripening.
They are eaten the world over and are prized as a snack and as an ingredient for culinary dishes and desserts.
So can chinchillas eat walnuts?
Lets take a look at their nutritional data and find out more. In particular, their acidic, calcium, sugar, fat, and phosphorus content is of most interest as far as chinchillas are concerned.
As you can see walnuts are very high in fat and acidic content. This makes them particularly bad for chinchillas to eat, which means that they should be avoided as a food for them.
They are just too much for their stomach’s.