Gerbil adoption can be an enriching experience, and is a big decision. Whatever pet you adopt will demand certain lifestyle changes, and a financial commitment. Estimating the monthly costs of owning a pet is just as important as making sure you have the time and motivation to feed the Gerbil when necessary, and provide a safe environment to. Description -5 Baby Gerbils and 1 Adult female -All very healthy and will be ready for a new home at 5 weeks -cage & supplies NOT included, just box to transport -2 albino, 3 brown fur, adult female is albino.
Adult gerbils are excellent parents when it comes to taking care of their puppies. The puppies also depend completely on their parents in the first few weeks following their birth. However, sometimes the parents may require your support. Baby gerbils are known as puppies because for the first week after their birth, they look like tiny pups. Male gerbil accepts pretty well other new young gerbils and even older ones. But the best thing to do is to do it with a young gerbil aged of 2 month or less. Use the split cage technique explained at the bottom of this page. You also can present him an adult female.
Baby gerbils grow up really fast and can gnaw on adult foodat the age of three weeks, but they feed essentially on their mom’s milk up until the age of five weeks. Gerbils from birth to two weeks old Newborn gerbil babies from birth to two weeks old feed exclusively on their mom’s milk and can’t handle any other form of food.