Can I use a rat cage for chinchilla?

Can I use a rat cage for chinchilla?

The 3/8″ tight wire spacing and solid metal ramps and platforms make this an ideal cage for rats and chinchillas as well as baby ferrets. The large front door allows easy access to your furry friends while a pull-out bottom grille and tray make cleaning quick and easy….Critter Animal Cage.

Wire Spacing 3/8″
Animal Sizes Medium, Large

Do ferret cages work for chinchillas?

Double Unit Ferret Nation Cages or Critter Nation Cages. This option is used by most Chinchilla owners. These cages are the easiest to clean. They may be pricey, but are the best for chinchillas.

Do chinchillas need multi level cages?

Levels. Since chinchillas enjoy climbing and jumping, we recommend a multilevel cage for your pet. More levels are better, but you need to make sure the levels are secure, so your pet doesn’t fall and get injured. A chinchilla can jump up to six feet, so the platforms must be secured.

What rat cage should I get?

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What type of cage is best for chinchilla?

The enclosure should be a minimum of 4′ x 4′ x 3′ for a single chinchilla. Like other rodents, chinchillas love to chew, and therefore wire-mesh cages are preferred to wooden cages.

How big should a cage be for 2 chinchillas?

Chinchillas are quite large for a small pet and they are very active, so they need plenty of space. Chinchillas will need: a minimum cage size of 90cm (L) x 60cm (D) x 120cm (H) for a pair or trio of chinchillas (this is just the actual living space and these measurements shouldn’t include stands)

What type of cage is best for rats?

To help you choose, we’ve rounded up some of the best rat cage products below.

  • BEST OVERALL: Midwest Deluxe Critter Nation.
  • BEST BANG FOR THE BUCK: Mcage 3 Levels Small Animal Cage.
  • BEST FOR MULTIPLE ADULTS: MidWest Homes for Pets Deluxe Ferret Nation.
  • BEST FOR TWO ADULT RATS: Prevue Hendryx Black Feisty Ferret Cage.

What type of enclosure is best for a chinchilla?

The minimum floor space is about 24 by 24 inches, and a tall cage is best; if possible, get a tall cage with shelves and ladders that allow the chinchilla to climb. Wire is the best cage material, and avoid plastic cages or accessories and chinchillas chew and destroy plastic readily.

What kind of cage is best for chinchilla?