How easy is it to take care of a gerbil?
How do you take care of a gerbil for beginners?
What do I need to take care of a gerbil?
Are gerbils high maintenance?
Do gerbils need a wheel?
Do gerbils like to be held?
Why gerbils are bad pets?
Unlike hamsters, gerbils are very sociable creatures and a solitary life can be bad for them. Studies have shown that gerbils live longer and healthier lives when they live with others of their kind, while solitary gerbils tend to be unhealthy, overweight, and have shorter lifespans.
How much is a pet gerbil?
Can I bathe my gerbils?
Should I get 1 or 2 gerbils?
Should I get male or female gerbils?
What is it like owning a gerbil?
As pets, they are very curious and will explore anything so they can be quite entertaining to watch. Gerbils live in colonies in the wild so they are very social animals; they do not do well as a solitary pet. Keeping a same-sex pair is necessary; litter-mates usually do well together.
Do gerbils need a sand bath?
Can one gerbil live alone?
Do gerbils bite their tails off?
Do gerbil bites hurt?
How do you potty train a gerbil?
Which is better pet gerbil or hamster?
How long does a gerbil live?
Why does my gerbil poop on me?
Can I get sick from a gerbil bite?
Is it cruel to keep gerbils?
Are gerbils noisy?
What size cage Do gerbils need?
Two gerbils need a minimum floor surface of 70cm long, by 35cm wide, by 50cm tall because they are great jumpers. In the wild, gerbils live in underground tunnels up to 3m long. The best way to mimic their natural habitat and keep them happy is to buy a gerbilarium or tank with cage additions.