Rosehips are particularly high in vitamin C content, one of the richest plant sources available.
Rosehips have recently become popular as a healthy treat for pet chinchillas and guinea pigs as they contain significant levels of vitamins, among them Vitamin C. Since they are unable to manufacture their own vitamin C and are unable to digest many vitamin-C rich foods. Rosehips provide a sugarless, safe way to increase their vitamin C intake.
For Degus: feed as treat only! One per week as Rosehips have a slightly higher sugar content.
Please keep always in mind when you serve your pet new food:
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Please note that some of these herbs like dandelions, red clover and nettles contain a larger amount of calcium compared to other herbs or flowers. In their fresh state some of these herbs may be diuretic but if you have an animal with bladder stones or issues with bladder sludge we suggest to consult your vet before offering these as treats.
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