7 Signs Of A Neglected Gerbil

Although gerbils are fantastic pets to have, there are unfortunately too many cases where a Gerbil has been neglected by an owner.

These are 7 signs of a neglected Gerbil to help spot the tale tale signs of a Gerbil who needs immediate attention.

1. They are sneezing
2. They have a runny nose
3. Their eyes are watery
4. They have diarrhea.
5.They seem lethargic
6. Their head is tilted back slightly.
7. They have scabs on their feet, face or ears.

If they do have any of the above symptoms, it could be that they may have wet tail which is a name for a common life threatening disease to gerbils which is caused by stress or even a dirty cage.