Degus, Prairie Dogs & Chinchillas are herbivores (which means they eat plants). They live on large amounts of low quality vegetation such as grasses, flowers, seeds, bark and roots. Dried flowers are a favorite food. Calendula flowers are organic dried flowers from the Calendula plant. Packages are each 20 grams. Offer daily as a treat for Degus, Prairie Dogs & Chinchillas. Flowers are a tasty and healthy supplementary food because they have a low energy content but contain plenty of fibre which makes them the ideal treat for your pet.