Gerbils are amusing little pets that love to play and are easy to care for. They are active during both the day and night. They are very social and dependent on other gerbils to feel safe, keep warm, and for companionship.
Other Animal Facts
A variety of earthy colors and color combinations
3-5 years on average
Gerbils are intelligent, entertaining and social pets who love the company of their human “parents.”
Enjoys commercial food, with fresh fruits and vegetables as a treat.
Keep in a glass aquarium, wire cage, or tube cage with plenty of toys for playing and chewing.
Since they are social animals, keeping them in pairs (or larger groups) is recommended.