Can Guinea Pigs Eat Moss?

Our front lawn has a big problem with moss, in fac, it’s an issue for a lot of gardens on our street.

The problem with this is that when we put our guinea pigs out to run about in the lawn. We know that they can eat the grass, but what about the moss?

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Is it ok for them to eat, and will it harm them?

Can guinea pigs eat moss?

Well, the good news is that moss won’t hurt them if they happen to eat it.

Experience says that they will probably turn their noses up at it and ignore it as it really isn’t to their taste buds.

But if they happen to eat it, it should be fine.

Also, if you give your guinea pigs grass and it happens to have moss in it then they will distinguish it from the grass and separate them out.

For more foods that guinea pigs can and can’t eat, check out our guinea pig food list.

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