Plums are a popular fruit eaten around the world in many different countries, cultures and civilizations.
They have a taste that ranges from tart to sweet with a skin that is particularly tart.
It has a juiciness and can be eaten fresh or put to use in other culinary situations such as in jams or other recipes.
So can gerbils eat plums?
We take a look at their nutritional data and find out more.
In particular, their acidic, water, fat, calcium, sugar, salt, and phosphorus content is of most interest as far as gerbils are concerned.
As you can see plums contain a hint of phosphorus, calcium, a little acidic content, a hint of fat, but a lot of sugar content.
This means that they can eat them but only very occasionally, one or two pieces at a time. They are not the best food for them to eat though due to the amount of sugar they contain.