The Baby Guinea Pig – A beginners Guide

Baby Guinea Pig - a beginners guide

Tracing their origin in South America, the domestic guinea pigs have become part of a significant number of households across the globe. A baby guinea pig is not only among the most adorable animals you will have for pets, but they are also born precocial.

This means that they are born relatively mature and mobile, as they can see, hear, and move from birth.

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Guinea Pig Pregnancy – How to care for a pregnant Guinea Pig

Guinea Pig Pregnancy

Understanding Pregnancy in Guinea Pigs

Pregnancy is a fact of life, and if you own a female guinea pig, it is something you may have to deal with. Even if you have no plans to breed them. However, it is important to know that pregnancy in a guinea pig is significantly different from human pregnancy. Not least because guinea pig pregnancies tend to end in multiple births.

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Guinea Pig Care Guide – How to look after a Guinea Pig

Guinea Pig Care Guide

Guinea Pigs, or cavies as they are often known, are popular family pets due to their fun and affectionate nature. They are relatively easy to look after and don’t require a lot of special care. But as with all pets, its important to understand what it takes to keep your little friend healthy and happy. Read on for our ultimate guide to looking after your pet Guinea Pig

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Texel Guinea pigs – a complete guide

Texel Guinea Pig Breed Guide

What are Texel Guinea pigs?

The Texel Guinea Pig is one of the newer breeds of Guinea Pig, which evolved by cross breeding the British Rex Guinea Pig, with the Silkie Guinea Pig.

They are one of the more striking Guinea Pig breeds with long, shiny curly hair, and are often found winning beauty competitions around the globe.

The Texel is a calm breed, with a sweet nature and love of being handled and stroked and make for excellent pets.

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The Best Food for a Guinea Pig

The Best Guinea Pig Food

Feeding your Guinea pig the right foods is critically important in maintaining a happy and healthy Guinea Pig. So what are the best foods for your Guinea Pig ? How much should you be feeding them? and what are the common health risks associated to a poor diet ? This article is aimed at answering all of your Guinea Pig food questions, and looks at some of the top Guinea Pig foods available to buy online.

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Teddy Guinea Pig – Ultimate guide plus care tips

It’s true that there’s tons of variety with guinea pig breeds but if one of your requirements is cuteness then consider the Teddy Guinea Pig. The saying, ‘what’s in a name’ could have had this sweet little guinea pig in mind because the Teddy ticks every box for adorable and playful plus super easy care. So read on to learn more about this interesting breed – why they’re so popular as pets and what you need to know to get started with your own Teddy adventure.

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