NOLA Chinchilla Rescue



 Arch House 16 x 9 x 8 house; 11 x 23 shelf (optional)     Corner Ledges w/mounts notched for FN/CN             $55; House only $35. Plus shipping                                cages. 11"; $15 each plus shipping



We sell safe wood houses, hay bins, tunnels and Ferret Nation Stairs. Most items will ship the next or second day after ordering. We also have shelves and ledges in 8", 10" and 12" widths. Please email for more information on shelving. Please note: the available wood stock is not perfect and neither is the builder (me). All items are hand made. Contact me for more information and quotes including shipping. Please include your zip code. Satisfaction Guaranteed.


Our houses are made from a premium grade of no-knot clear pine which is 5/8 to 3/4" thick. All wood is sanded to close the grain and edges are rounded over. Only a safe, non-toxic glue is used for joining- no metal fasteners. Hole sizes, number, and locations can be specified. Large holes are 4" or 4 1/4", smaller are  3 1/2" or 3" and smallest are 1 1/2". Wood floors and mounting hardware available. Poplar is available on request. Email for quote. (Note: in some cases, older versions with regular pine is pictured.) If you don't see what you want, contact me and I'll give you a quote. 


 Single Square House $25 plus shipping. 10w x 9d x 7 1/4h Top holes available.


The Single House is $24 plus shipping. 11w x 8h x 8d               


 The Balcony House is $28 plus shipping. 11w x 9 1/4h x 8 3/4d



The Railing House is $30 plus shipping. 11w x 9 1/4h x 8 3/4d


Square Double House is about 8" tall and 11 1/4" square. You can specify number, size and location of the holes. $33 plus shipping



 Long Double House: about 17 L x  9 W x 7 1/4 H. $45 plus shipping


Big Double House: 17 L x 10 3/4 W x 7 1/4 H  Number and location of holes can be specified. $48 plus shipping


Arch House with optional shelf:
16L x 9D x 8H house on an 11 x 23 shelf with mounts. Can be extensively customized. $55; House only $35. Add $5 for poo guards. Plus shipping



2 Story House measures 16h x 11 1/4w x 8d (12" with balcony). $52 plus shipping. 


Veranda House

About 16 x 16 x 17H; Two stories with an optional pass-thru hole. Made of select grade pine  with poplar columns. Additional apple stick columns, add $10. $70 plus shipping. 


Ship House

Ship house. 24L x 12H x 9D Made from select quality pine, no knot holes. More holes and wood burning can be done on request. This one is right facing. Left facing, finished decks and backs, stern holes available. $60 as pictured. Plus shipping.



Small Ship House

Small ship house Measures about 17L x 10H x 9D. Made of top select pine- no knot holes. Right or left facing; number of holes and size can be specified. $40 plus shipping.


Train House

Train House: about 18 w x 12 h x 10 d. Made of premium pine and poplar. Smoke stack is drilled for hay. $50 plus shipping.



Playland Treat House

The Playland Treat House provides climbing fun for chinchillas with rewards. There are 4 hay blocks on the large, 12" shelf, one on each corner. These have 7/8" holes drilled and can be stuffed with a favorite treat hay. On the top is a poplar box for treats or toys. The two  6" ramps in front are slotted to prevent slips. Assembly is easy. Both houses come put together. Add the smaller house with its treat box and the 4 hay blocks to the large shelf. Slide the 2 parts of the ramp together and then slide their mounting dowels into the front of the bottom house. The Treat Toy can then be left as is or glued together (glue included). The Playland Treat House is about 24" wide, 20" tall and 15" deep. $70 plus shipping.


Watch your chinchilla bathe. Clear acrylic window lets you watch. Separate entry way helps remove excess dust from the coat. Marble bottom in the dusting chamber and lift off top for easy cleaning. Measures 24w x 11h x 12d and is made of select no-knot pine. Window and 'tuning' knobs are replaceable. $95 plus shipping.



Medium version measures 18" wide, 10" deep and 9" high. $85 plus shipping Note: protective film on window.


Small version, no entrance room $45 plus shipping.


Corner Ledges

Corner ledges notched for FN/CN cages. Will work in most cages. The two sides are 11" long. with mounts. $15 each plus shipping. Add $2 per ledge for guards.



Available in 3 sizes - 7 1/4, 9 1/4 and 11 1/4 inches. Ledges are 6 inches deep and come with two hanger bolt/fender washer/wing nut mounts. Those pictured have been custom notched to fit FN/CN corners. Attached poo guards also available: add $2 per ledge . Custom sizes available. 7 inch $6; 9 inch $7; 11 inch $8. Plus shipping. 

Food Bowl Holder

Pellet bowl holders. 3/4" x 3" hole designed to fit the 3" ceramic bowls from Petco (plain white and pretty rose) but will fit many others. Other sizes in half inch increments available. $10 plus shipping. Bowl not included (add $3 and specify white or rose). 


Sometimes a chin needs a ramp to go between levels and sometimes ramps are just fun. Pine is a much better than plastic. These ramps are 5 1/2" (1 x 6) wide with your choice of pre-drilled holes, screws/fender washers or hanging bolts/fender washers/wing nuts. Ramps are sanded smooth, edges are rounded and the surface has grooves for safer use. Easily shipped in 11 3/4" lengths but available in any length up to 40". Ramps are $18 each up to 16", including hardware. Shipping by Priority Mail. Custom widths also available.

Hay Bins

Hay bins are made of poplar, a safe wood that splinters less than pine when chewed. We offer both 1/4" and 1/2" thick wood construction. Pieces are glued together with non-toxic glue. Mounting hardware - screw, fender washer and wing-nut - is included. Bins are approx. 5 inches tall.                                                            

The 1/4" is $10; the 1/2" is $13. Four will fit in a medium Priority Mail box with room to spare. 


Wide Hay Bin   Less waste and easier cleaning. Made of 1/2" thick safe pine. 7"W x 5 1/2"H x 4"D. Joined with safe glue and poplar pins. Mount included. $13 plus shipping.        

 Bunny sized wide hay bins  9 1/4" H x 11 1/2" W x 6" D. [Same style but larger than pictured]. 2 bolt/fender washer/wing nut mounts included. Safe premium pine, No plywood or metal (except mounts) $22 plus shipping.                                                                                                       

 Mounted Hay Blocks 

A great way to give treat hays or even use these to replace traditional hay bins. Two or four hole, made of safe poplar with the mount included. 2 hole $6; 4 hole $10; plus shipping.



Boxes in custom sizes with optional mounts. $25 plus shipping. Add $5 for mounts.


Chill Houses

Long Chill Box: Measures about 18"W x  8"D x 8"H. Made from Select Grade Pine and white marble. $57 plus shipping. Number and location of holes can be specified.


Small Chill House: Granite or marble (color may vary) lined for coolness and big enough to climb into so your chin or chins can chill out. Measures about 6"H x 8"W x 8"L (outside). $35 plus shipping.



Made from safe premium pine with rounded edges, tunnels are glued together and measure about 6 x 6 x 11". They can be attached to the side or top of a cage with 3/4" screws and fender washers.  $15 plus shipping. Also available are wider tunnels that fit in a medium Priority Mail box for less expensive shipping. Add $1 for two sets of screw/washer hardware or $5 for 4 sets of hanger bolt/fender washer/wingnut (shown).

 Chill Tunnels: We also offer tunnels with chill pads glued to the bottom to help with summer heat. In winter it can be turned upside down. These can also be attached to the top or side of most cages. The wide version and the square are each $22 plus shipping. For marble on the sides add $14. The wide version fits inside a medium Priority Mail box with room for other items. Mounting hardware (hanger bolts): 4 sets for $5.




Large Tunnels

Big enough for two chins to cuddle or one to stretch out in, large tunnels measure about 9 w x 7 h x 11 L and are made from select knot-free pine. Edges are rounded and only non-toxic glue is used. Top or side mounting to the cage with hanger bolts is available. Large tunnels are also available in a chill version with the bottom and/or both sides covered in marble. 

Large Tunnel $20; with 4 mounts $25; with marble bottom add $7; plus 2 sides add $14. Plus shipping

                       Large tunnel $20                                             With mounts (top or side) $25


With bottom chill pad $27; plus sides $41;plus mounts $46


  Deluxe Large Chill Tunnel with top pad $53 plus shipping



Small Playland Climbing Toy

Small Playland Climbing Toy: ships disassembled and goes together in minutes. No tools or glue needed- shelves and ledge supported by dowels. Pieces clearly marked. Top quality select pine, rounded edges; rotating ledge. 12 inches tall, 2 piece ramp 23" long. $40 plus shipping. 

Play Time Climbing Toy

Playland Climbing Toy: ships disassembled and goes together in minutes. No tools or glue needed- shelves and ledges supported by dowels. Pieces clearly marked and step by step instructions included. Top quality select pine, rounded edges; rotating ledges. Stable, heavy base. Modifications available. About 25 lbs from 70094. $60 plus shipping. 

Ferret Nation Stairs

Stairs are designed to allow a chinchilla to descend to the floor from the top cage of a FN 142/182. Made of premium knot-free pine and poplar with sturdy bases. To accommodate shipping, some assembly is necessary. Dowels must be inserted into predrilled holes and ledges slid onto the center pole. Two prefitted support legs need to be glued to the base of the spiral stair case. 46" tall; Staircase ledges are much larger than the Ledge Ladder. Shelves on both rotate.


   Ledge Ladder $50 plus shipping                             Staircase $60 plus shipping