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A yummy treat for your fluffy friends
I volunteer at a shelter for rabbits, guinea pigs, and chinchillas. So I decided it would be nice to make them all a lil' treat. Of course I saved a few for my awesome guinea pig, Boba.

Posted by Creature of Whim from Claremont, California, United States • Published See Creature of Whim's 41 projects »
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  • How to make a pet toy. Flavored Chew Sticks - Step 1
    Step 1

    Collect a bunch of stick and rinse them. To make sure that they are not toxic to rodents check at http://kanin.org/rabbits_safe_plants

  • How to make a pet toy. Flavored Chew Sticks - Step 2
    Step 2

    Boil them until they have bubbled for 3 minutes at least.

  • How to make a pet toy. Flavored Chew Sticks - Step 3
    Step 3

    Blend 2/3 cup of your fruit of choice. again check to make sure that the fruit as well as the herb(s)are not toxic at the website in step 1.

  • How to make a pet toy. Flavored Chew Sticks - Step 4
    Step 4

    Let the fruit and the herbs brew for 3 minutes.

  • How to make a pet toy. Flavored Chew Sticks - Step 5
    Step 5

    Add the stick and let them soak until the water has bubbled for 3 minutes.

  • How to make a pet toy. Flavored Chew Sticks - Step 6
    Step 6

    Without rinsing lay the sticks out on a towel to dry. When they are dry you can brush off the excess stuff.

  • How to make a pet toy. Flavored Chew Sticks - Step 7
    Step 7

    feed them to your fluffy friend.

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DeadBrainChimps
DeadBrainChimps · Casa Grande, Arizona, US · 4 projects
Great idea. I'm going to have to try this with my guinea pig, Pepper.
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Tracy J.
Tracy J. · Lincoln, England, GB · 6 projects
Nice idea Happy - seems good for their teeth and tasty too!
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