Guinea Pig Boarding: A Complete Guide

ginger guinea pig in a wooden hideout

Guinea pig boarding facilities offer care and accommodation for your small pets when you are unable to look after them yourself. There can be for several reasons why you might need to board your guinea pigs, including a family holiday, moving home, having a…

Gifts for Guinea Pig Lovers

ginger guinea pig with a wrapped gift

We found some lovely original and unique guinea pig themed gifts, including household items, clothing and jewelry, patterns to make your own gift, stress relieving coloring books for both adults and children, and toys for kids. Quick links Our favorite Etsy shops for guinea…

Guinea Pig Breeds, Personalities & Characteristics

child laying on the floor with a ginger and white abyssinian guinea pig

There are many¬†different types breeds of guinea pig, each with their own characteristics, coloring and markings. ¬†Some are more common than others, such as the Abyssinian which is quite a common type of cavy, and some, like the Merino are rarer. Many guinea pigs…

Things You Should Never Buy for Your Guinea Pig

small ginger and white guinea pig

Buying things for your guinea pig is fun and there are many temptations when visiting the pet shop. We naturally expect items that are labeled for guinea pigs in the shops and online to be suitable for our piggy friends. However, this is all…