can gerbils eat sugar

Can Gerbils Eat Sugar?

Sugar is a the general name for sweet, short-chain, soluble carbohydrates, many of which are used in food.

Sugar is carbohydrates that are composed of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen.

It is used in so many different culinary situations and is a vital ingredient to many different foods.

In most parts of the world, sugar is an important part of the human diet, making food more palatable and providing food energy.

source wikipedia

So can gerbils eat sugar at all?

Unfortunately they can’t at all. Pure sugar is too much for gerbils to handle and will hurt their stomachs if they eat them.

A food to avoid feeding them unfortunately.