Small Mammal Nutrition

As Guelph Veterinarians specializing in Exotic Veterinary Medicine, nutrition is critical to the care of your pet.

This is a very important topic when it comes to all species but it is critical when talking about herbivores. These small mammals require particular diets to help their teeth as well as their gastrointestinal tracts. Our rabbit veterinarians can help you choose the right diet for your pet.

Our diet recommendations:

This pyramid gives a great visual of what we need to feed our rabbits along with the appropriate proportions. It is applicable to both rabbits and guinea pigs.

Below are our diet recommendations for rabbits and guinea pigs: