Can Guinea Pigs Eat Rocket Salad (Arugula)?

rocket

Rocket (also known as Arugula) 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 garden.

guinea pig fruit and veg sheets pdf
Safe Fruit & Veg Guide – Available to buy, download and print in blue or pink

Nutritional information for rocket

Below is the nutritional value per 100g of rocket

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