Can Guinea Pigs Eat Arugula (Rocket Salad)?


Arugula (also known as rocket salad) is a peppery flavoured green salad leaf which you can feed your guinea pigs a few times a week mixed in with other greens and salad leaves.

It is widely available in the supermarkets but you could also try growing your own if you have the space in your backyard.

Nutritional information for arugula

Below is the nutritional value per 100g of rocket

  • Vitamin C: 15 mg
  • Calcium: 160 mg
  • Phosphorous: 52 mg
  • Fiber: 1.6 g
  • Sugar: 2.1 g
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