Health Topics: Birthing Complications

How serious is it?

Very! Can be lethal. 

What is it?

Complications can arise from the birthing process such as breech birth, retention of placenta or dead kits, uterine infections, uterine prolapse, breedback, worn down mommy, kit fights, non production of milk, and prolonged labor.

How can I recognize it?

How do you treat it?

How can I avoid this?

If you want to keep your pet chinchilla alive and healthy, don't breed!