Guinea pig Christmas

Christmas gifts for guinea pigs

Christmas is around the corner and it’s time to celebrate with friends and family (and don’t forget your guinea pigs). Here are our top picks for gifts for you and…
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Can guinea pigs eat tomatoes?

Tomatoes are safe and healthy for guinea pigs to eat. The main benefits of tomatoes for guinea pigs are that it’s high in vitamin C. Vit C is a vital…
New guinea pig checklist

Guinea pig supplies checklist

Preparing for a new pet guinea pig can be both exciting and confusing if you haven’t owned a guinea pig before. Here you can find a checklist of the basics…
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Why does my guinea pig scratch a lot?

There are a few things that can cause your guinea pig to scratch themselves a lot. The main causes can be: mites lice ringworm (which is a fungal infection) or…
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Can guinea pigs eat spring onions?

Guinea pigs cannot eat spring onions. Spring onions can also be referred to as scallions or green onions. They can however eat the top leafy part of the plant, but…
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What can guinea pigs play with?

If you are a new guinea pig owner you might wonder about what toys are safe for guinea pigs to play with. Here’s a list of toys that your guinea…
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Do guinea pigs need friends

Guinea pigs are social little animals. In their natural habitat they live together in herds. It is recommended that you have more than one guinea pig as pets. Having a…
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Can guinea pigs eat potatoes?

No, guinea pigs can’t eat potatoes. Potatoes are poisonous to them and should be avoided altogether. Can guinea pigs eat potato peels? No, your guinea pig cannot eat any part…
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Names for guinea pigs

Here is a list of the best and cutest guinea pig names. If you’re stuck on what to name your guinea pig, we can help with some inspiration. Hopefully you’ll…

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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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