Monthly Archive:: January 2017

Common Health Problems Of Guinea Pigs

Guinea pigs are relatively healthy little pets to keep and maintain but they are subject to some common health problems. Ulcerated Foot Pads One of the common problems that guinea pigs can suffer with involves their foot

Different Types Of Guinea Pigs

If you are new to guinea pigs, you are going to be pleased to discover that there are many different breeds, and this means that you’re going to have to make the choice of the one that

Errors to Avoid as a Guinea Pig Owner

If you are new to being a Guinea pig owner there are some common mistakes that you are really going to want to avoid. Buying From The Wrong Place The first one is making sure that you

Proper Care For Your Guinea Pig

Once you have chosen the guinea pig that is going to become your new pet, you now have to provide the proper care which of course includes making sure that it has the proper sized cage along

Where To Buy Your Guinea Pig

Setting out on an adventure to choose a guinea pig to become the next family pet is an exciting one but is one that should be done following a few ground rules. The first thing you’re going

Getting Ready For Your Guinea Pig

Before even buying your guinea pig you’ll want to be sure that you have its new home prepared for it. This means that you are going to have the proper cage to keep it safe and within

Your Guinea Pig Cage

Most people like to keep their guinea pig indoors and enclosed in a comfortable cage. In spite of this being the norm, there are some people that do house their guinea pigs outside of the home in

What Are Guinea Pigs, Exactly?

If you are going to bring a guinea pig into your home as a pet, then you really need to have a good understanding of exactly what they are. Their technical name is cavia porcellus, but they