can chinchillas eat wheatgrass

Can Chinchillas Eat Wheatgrass?

Wheatgrass is a food that is prepared from teh cotyledons of the common wheat plant, Triticum aestivum (subspecies of the family Poaceae).

It is served freeze-dried or fresh and is allowed to grow longer than malt.

It contains chlorophyll, amino acids, minerals, vitamins, and enzymes.

So can chinchillas eat wheatgrass?

Yes chinchillas can eat wheatgrass, but only in small amounts.

This is because it is high in acidic content and too much will upset their stomach.

So do regulate how much you give them to a small amount so they dont get too upset by it.

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