9 Benefits of Owning a Gerbil


2. Gerbils are one of the easiest kinds of pet to care for

Gerbils are extremely low maintenance. They rarely soil their living quarters and remain clean in general. While they do need regular feedings, they tend to need very little water. In general, children in charge of gerbils need to do very little work cleaning up after them.

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