Chinchillas are lots of fun to own, but it's important to know how to take care of them so you can keep them happy and healthy. Below, you will find answers to some of your chinchilla questions so you can take good care of your new pet.
Since chinchillas love to jump, the cage should have lots of platforms, shelves, and other places for climbing and jumping. You should also put the following items in the cage:
Nest box made from wood or cardboard for sleeping and hiding
Aspen wood shavings to line the bottom for bedding
Glass water bottles for water
Food bowls that attach to the cage