No, this is not recommended.
Can be high in carbohydrates, which can predispose to bloat, digestive upset, or enterotoxemia.
Butternut squash is full of fermentable carbohydrates and can make pets very unwell. While some pets can cope with eating this, we don't recommend it to be on the safe side.
Guinea pigs and rabbits should have a variety of at least 5 different types of leafy greens to protect against nutritional excesses and deficiencies. At least 80% of the diet should be a good quality grass or cereal hay.
✔ Validated by Dr. Nicole Su
Dr. Nicole is Upilio's in-house veterinarian and bunny parent. With her oldest rabbit Ella now 10 years of age, she developed a passion for small herbivore nutrition and credits Ella's health to a good diet, as well as plenty of love.