Can guinea pigs eat beetroot?

can-guinea-pigs-eat-beetrootBeets are also known as beetroot or red beet depending where you are. It is a root vegetable that is very good for you and has many different health benefits for people. So can guinea pigs eat beetroot?

Yes they can! Once or twice a week in small amounts.

Beets are high in fat and sugar with small amounts of calcium and phosphorus. Don’t worry if you notice that their urine or stools are pink as this is natural.


One thought on “Can guinea pigs eat beetroot?

  • November 23, 2016 at 9:18 pm

    Beetroot looks like a great choice but what could be a best alternative for it’s nutrition value


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