Chips also known as potato chips are thinly sliced deep fried or baked pieces of potato with seasoning on it and they are crunchy.
Chips are normally served as a side dish, a snack, or an appetizer and usually considered unhealthy because of the amount of salt content.
Some of the flavorings added to chips include: spices, artificial additives, herbs and cheeses.
So can chinchillas eat chips at all?
No, Chinchillas cannot eat chips and should not be fed chips at all.
There are way too many additives and fat within chips that would make feeding it to your chinchilla very unhealthy.
If your chinchilla was to nibble on a chip a little bit they should be fine but if they ate anymore they may get sick.
Can Chinchillas Eat Doritos?
You may be thinking to yourself what about doritos or lays or any other brand of chips. Can chinchillas eat these brands of chips at all?
Unfortunately the answer is still the same and its no!
Do not try and feed Doritos or other brands of chips to your chinchilla as they are still bad for their health as well. The spices, salts, fats and other additives are bad for their health and will make them sick.
Do not try and feed these chips to your pet Chinchilla.