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Chai Degu Degu Saint Paul, MN

  • Young
  • Male
  • Medium

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Adoption fee
$25.00

Meet Chai

Due to health and safety concerns, we are now pursuing adoptions with additional safety measures in place. We will be asking potential adopters to discuss their individual preferences and comfort levels involving safety precautions during the greeting/adoption day step. We are HIGHLY suggesting all participants wear facial coverings, stay at least six feet apart, & use sanitization of all surfaces, and hands before and after contact.

Estimated birth date: 7/25/20

Personality: Very shy (you are unable to touch this animal without it running away or being fearful, etc), Inquisitive, Cuddly

Favorite treats: Rice Pops

Favorite toys and activities: Burrowing in blankets

Potty trained: No

This animal daily routine: He gets his daily portion of pellets split between morning and evening. Around 8 PM he has out-of-cage time with dust bath and tunnels

BFF (Does this animal have or need a same species friend in their home?): Yes! Chai is bonded with his brother Nelson! https://www.petfinder.com/small-furry/nelson-49002891/mn/saint-paul/mn-pocket-pet-rescue-mn392/

Other species this pet has been exposed to and reaction: None

Health concerns: None

Behavioral concerns: Nelson & Chai are in our trust training program for their shyness. Right now his foster is working on making slow movements and using quiet voices as well as never picking him up unless he approaches. Learn more about our trust training methods at https://www.mnpocketpetrescue.org/trust-training

Other notes: If you can sit with him in an x-pen, and you stay still, he will open up and start crawling all over you!

Nelson & Chai were born in rescue after their parents were transferred from a hoarding case in South Dakota to MNPPR.

Due to our rescue being foster-based, not all foster homes are located in Saint Paul, MN. Nelson’s foster parent prefers to meet at the Richfeild PetSmart - 1100 W 78th St, Richfield, MN 55423 or Chuck & Don's Pet Food & Supplies 8537 Lyndale Ave S, Bloomington, MN 55420 for meet & greets, & adoptions.

Our adoption process can be found on our website here: https://www.mnpocketpetrescue.org/process

Fee: Nelson & Chai have a combined adoption fee of $25

We absolutely DO NOT SHIP ANIMALS! Please do not ask.
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