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How Much Is A Chinchilla [Cost & Price Stats]

Key Points Buying a standard gray chinchilla costs between $75 to $125 Adopting a chinchilla ranges between $50 to $100 More exotic colors cost between...

Chinchilla Dust Baths: A Complete Pet Care Guide

Chinchillas have a thick, lush coat that was specially adapted for their natural habitat in the Andes Mountains of South America. This luxurious coat...

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How to Play with a Chinchilla: Fun and Safety Tips

While the idea of playtime is great, some chinchilla owners say that they don't require playtime They say it's an unwarranted risk to...

Chinchilla Bedding: The Best Types, Materials and Prices

According to Planet Chinchilla, there are only 2 realistic options, and the best one is fleece liners because of how comfortable they are...

How to Play with a Chinchilla: Fun and Safety Tips

While the idea of playtime is great, some chinchilla owners say that they don't require playtime They say it's an unwarranted risk to...

Chinchilla Bedding: The Best Types, Materials and Prices

According to Planet Chinchilla, there are only 2 realistic options, and the best one is fleece liners because of how comfortable they are...

Is My Chinchilla Fat? Pics + 7 Signs They’re Overweight

Is your chinchilla looking a little too plump? If you're not sure how to tell if your pet is overweight, don't worry! In this...

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Hi, my name’s Elena Coolidge, and this is my site. Chinchillas are so cute and such intelligent animals that make great pets. They’ve become the subject of fascination for many animal lovers who enjoy their antics. I blog about their care, where to buy them, breeders, and more. Shoot me an email if you have a question!