can gerbils eat fruit

Can Gerbils Eat Fruit?

Fruit is the sweet and flesh product of a tree or other plant which contains seeds. They are eaten as food by many different cultures and civilizations. Some might say they are the earliest food known to man.
So can gerbils eat fruit at all?

It depends on what fruit. Check out each individual fruit. These are the fruits that gerbils can eat;

Apples
Bananas
Blackberries
Blueberries
Cantaloupe.
Cherries
Cranberries
Grapes
Lychees
Mango
Melon
Peaches
Plums
Raspberries
Strawberries

Just be careful when feeding them fruit as it is high in sugar and high in water. The rule of thumb is small amounts, on an occasional basis. Make sure that any stones or seeds are stripped away before feeding them any fruit.