Have you checked the label on your degus’ food lately? Take a look, because some foods contain molasses or syrup or other sugary ingredients. This extra sugar in a degu’s diet can lead to overeating and obesity. It can also lead to dental problems too. Degus are also particularly prone to diabetes, so a diet with no added sugars is ideal.
Vitamin A 37500 IU, Vitamin C 500mg, Vitamin D3 2000 IU, Iron (E1) 50 mg, Iodine (E2) 1.5 mg, Copper (E4) 7.5 mg, Manganese (E5) 30 mg, Zinc (E6) 100 mg, Selenium (E8) 0.25 mg
Protein 14.0%, Crude fibre 15.0%, Fat content 3.5%, Inorganic matter 5.5%, Calcium 1.0% Phosphorus 0.5%
Timothy hay, wheat, soya hulls, flaked peas, soybean meal, barley, linseed, calcium carbonate, soya oil, mono-calcium phosphate, dried basil, dried broccoli, salt, yeast extract