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Life Span of Guinea Pigs

A Guinea Pig’s lifespan depends on its species, genetics, and the care it receives. But when the captive Guinea Pigs are compared to the wild Guinea Pigs, pet Guinea Pigs

Guinea Pig Buyer’s Guide

Guinea Pigs are social animals and Owning a single guinea pig is illegal. So if you wish to pet a Guinea pig then you should have to own at least

Water requirement for Guinea Pigs

Guinea pigs consume water depending on the weather and food. If you give them high water content food they won’t drink water and during summer they drink water more than

Do Guinea Pigs get along with other pets?

Guinea Pigs are social animals, so they should live in pairs and/or groups of up to twenty others. They need companions when you are not around. Guinea Pigs housed alone are

Pregnancy Guide for Guinea Pigs

A pregnant mom always needs special care, Guinea Pigs are not exceptional. All creatures on the earth will reproduce according to their habitats. When they are in captivity, you have

Cages for Guinea Pigs

Guinea Pigs love to live in groups so much that people prefer to pet more than two guinea pigs. It is not recommended to have a plastic, or glass, or

Do Guinea Pigs Stink and how to Bath them?

Guinea pigs don’t produce any bad odor but if you fail to take care of them properly and if you don’t clean up their cages they may smell a little

Common Diseases in Guinea Pigs

Sometimes, even with proper care, guinea pigs can still acquire infections or develop diseases; this is their natural tendency. The most common infections and body problems guinea pigs experience are:

Average Cost to maintain Guinea Pigs

Expenses Cost Guinea Pig $10 – $50 Food bowls $10 Guinea pig enclosure $50-500 Water bottle $10 Hayrack $20 Guinea pig hideaway $25 Straw or other bedding $10 Grass  hay

Taming Guinea Pigs

Knowing how to tame your pet will give you knowledge on gaining their trust and becoming friends. Guinea pigs are shy, skittish, and are easily threatened at first. When trust