Monthly Archives: September 2015

Will a dog kill a gerbil?

So will a dog kill a Gerbil?

Certainly dogs are well capable of killing a Gerbil. It is never a good idea to leave a dog unsupervised with an animal like a Gerbil even if you know and trust your dog.

If you know your dog has killed a small animal in the past them they are most likely to do so again.

Do also be careful if the dog chases after rabbits or squirrels on walks or if they are aggressive over toys or food.

 

Can Gerbils Eat Dog Bones?

No matter if you have a brand new puppy or a familiar dog, then one of the best things you can do for them is to provide them with a chew bone of their own.

Bones help to improve their dental health as they help to scrape away plaque from a dog’s teeth, control the build up of┬átartar and keep their gums healthy. They help keep their breath fresh and their teeth whiter.

Bones help provide a stimulating activity for them. They keep them entertained and stimulate their mind.

Bones also help to satisfy their urge to chew.

So can gerbils eat dog bones?

They are not the best for them and there are better things for them to chew on.