The degu is a small caviomorph rodent that is endemic to the Chilean matorral ecoregion of central Chile. They need plenty of space so a large cage or aviary should be provided with lots of hay. They are very active and need lots of things to chew.



Easy to Sex: Yes.
Lifespan: 5 – 10 years.
Diet: Degu Nugget’s, Hay and Small amounts of fresh Veg. *They can be diabetic so do not feed them surgary treats.
Specialties: They sometimes like Nut’s and Seed’s.


We offer a variety of different coloured Degus:

*Subject to availability
  • Blue
  • Brown
  • Pied