albino guinea pig
Many people assume that albino guinea pig means a white guinea pig with red or pink eyes. Guinea pigs with this coloring are widely sold and owned as pets. But there’s actually been a long standing debate about whether they are...
baby guinea pig
Breeding guinea pigs is usually straightforward, but the results aren't quick. The sow (female) and boar (male) need to be together for at least 17 days, and the gestation period is then around nine weeks. There is also quite a small window for safely breeding your female guinea pig. Before 6 months...
can guinea pigs eat tomatoes
Can guinea pigs eat tomatoes? Guinea pigs can eat all types of tomatoes. The ripe fruit and seeds of the tomato are safe for guinea pigs to eat in small amounts. But, do not give guinea pigs the stem, plant, vine,...
vitamin c for guinea pigs
Guinea pigs cannot make vitamin C from other ingredients in their diet. So to keep them healthy, it’s important that they receive supplemental vitamin C with their food or water. Symptoms of guinea pigs suffering vitamin C deficiency include weakness, discomfort,...
can guinea pigs eat oranges
Can guinea pigs eat oranges? Yes. Small quantities of orange are a safe and delicious treat for guinea pigs to eat. Oranges are a source of fiber and vitamin C, both of which are vital components of a healthy guinea pig...
can guinea pigs eat strawberries
Can guinea pigs eat strawberries? Yes, strawberries are a safe, sweet and tasty snack for your guinea pig. Strawberries contain lots of vitamin C and other nutrients, but because they are high in sugar, think of them in the same category...
baby guinea pig
This page is stuffed full of information about how to care for your baby guinea pig. We’ll chart the milestones of their first days and weeks, and find out what to expect if you discover your female guinea pig is expecting. We will help you to raise...
Can Guinea Pigs Eat Spinach
Guinea pigs can eat spinach in small quantities as an occasional treat. Spinach is a source of fiber which is essential for guinea pig digestion, and useful macro-nutrients like potassium and magnesium. But spinach also contains large amounts of calcium, which causes bladder stones in guinea pigs if they consume too...
Best Wooden Guinea Pig Cage Options For Your Furry Friend SN long
Wooden Guinea Pig cages are a great option for a cavy. Because they tend to munch everything around them, it makes sense to surround them with natural, safe materials like wood. When looking for a wooden cage for a cavy, make sure it provides easy access so you can...
can guinea pigs eat blueberries
Can guinea pigs eat blueberries? The simple answer is yes. Blueberries can be a great addition to a healthy guinea pig diet. However, just like humans, guinea pigs need a well-rounded diet to truly thrive. Imagine surviving off of blueberries alone! Guinea pigs should only be given blueberries—or any kind of...

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