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Do guinea pigs hibernate?

Do guinea pigs hibernate? No, guinea pigs don’t hibernate, so if they show any change in behavior and signs of lethargy, please get them to a vet. How cold is…
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Can guinea pigs have parsley?

Yes, guinea pigs can eat parsley. Parsley is actually very good for your guinea pig as it contains a good amount of Vitamin C, but it is also high in…
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Can guinea pigs have cheese?

No, please don’t ever give your guinea pigs any cheese as they don’t have the enzyme needed to digest dairy products. Guinea pigs are herbivores and can only eat plants,…
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Can guinea pigs eat mandarins?

Yes, guinea pigs can eat mandarins also known as tangerines, mandarin oranges or as we know them in South Africa, naartjies. However this should only be given once or twice…
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Can guinea pigs eat carrots?

Yes, guinea pigs can eat carrots and most guinea pigs love it. Carrots are also a very good source of vitamin A and C, but please be sure to not…
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Vitamin C for Guinea pigs

Did you know that a lack of vitamin C in guinea pigs puts them at risk for scurvy? Guinea pigs (and some primates, including humans) can’t produce or store their…
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Guinea Pig Pregnancy info and tips

How long are guinea pigs pregnant? A guinea pig’s pregnancy duration is 59 to 72 days or approximately 2 months. The average guinea pig pregnancy lasts about 65 days. How…
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Can guinea pigs eat strawberries?

Can guinea pigs eat strawberries? Yes, guinea pigs can eat strawberries, but like most other fruit, strawberries should only be given once in a while as a treat. Strawberries are…
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Can guinea pigs eat pumpkin?

Yes, you can safely feed your guinea pig a few small bits of raw pumpkin once or twice a week. Pumpkin is considered a treat. It contains a little vitamin…

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Hi, I’m Mariska and this is my daughter Lana and Floofy.  My kids and I love our little fluffy potatoes to bits and here we share all we know about them.

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