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Gerbil enrichment

Keep your gerbils physically and mentally occupied by providing them with objects that add interest and variety to their environment. 

gerbil enrichmentSome ideas include small piles of Timothy hay, plant pots filled with natural dried herbs and plants, toilet roll tubes, card board boxes and fruit tree branches to gnaw on

Plastic tunnels and toys are not ideal for gerbils as they will destroy them very quickly; they are also at risk of ingesting the plastic.

As the gerbilarium doesn’t require a complete clean every week, the contents should be moved and changed regularly to keep the gerbils mentally and physically stimulated. 

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