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Can Guinea Pigs Eat Ginger_

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Ginger? (Risks, Nutrition Facts & More)

Guinea pigs are adorable pets, easy to take care of, and incredibly sociable. The trick with guinea pig’s diet is that they eat only plants, fruits, and vegetables. But even when it comes to vegetables and fruits you need to be careful as some of them can present problems for their fragile digestion. In this article, we will talk about ginger. This root-like vegetable is good for humans, but what about our guinea pigs? Is...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Green Apples_

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Green Apples? (Benefits, Risks, Serving Size & More)

Guinea pigs are fans of most fruits and vegetables. These cute little animals are easy to handle, which makes them one of the most undemanding pets out there. Green apples are considered to be a healthy fruit, but you still need to know whether you can feed them to guinea pigs. Can guinea pigs eat green apples? Guinea pigs can eat green apples, but only as a treat. Green apples are packed with good nutrients...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Parsley_

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Parsley? (Benefits, Risks, Serving Size & More)

Parsley is an aromatic herb that we use as a spice in many of our meals. This herb is extremely versatile, and we can use it in almost anything, for example, in salads, soups, as a garnish, and much more. In this article, we will talk about parsley as food for the guinea pigs. Our guinea pigs are herbivores, but we still need to know if parsley safe for them. Can guinea pigs eat parsley?...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Cheerios_

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Cheerios? (Risks, Nutrition Facts & More)

Guinea pigs love to eat and will make cute sounds when they see you coming with food and treats. They will eat everything you give to them, this is why you as the owner need to know what food is safe for your little guinea pig. So, can the guinea pigs eat food that we almost always have for breakfast? Of course, we are talking about Cheerios (branded cereals manufactured by General Mills)! Now, let’s...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Endive_

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Endive? (Benefits, Risks, Serving Size & More)

Our guinea pigs are herbivores, which means they like fresh vegetables and fruits. They get very excited when they see you carrying a veggie towards their cage, especially some type of green leafy vegetables like endive. Of course, even in nature, some fruits and veggies are not good for the guinea pigs, or in some cases maybe even toxic. In this article, we will explore the option of including endive into guinea pig’s diet. Can...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Ice Cream_

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Ice Cream? (Risks, Nutrition Facts & More)

Everyone loves ice cream. It would be almost impossible to find a single person who would refuse ice cream, especially during summer. Even some pets are fond of such mouthwatering treats, but sadly in most cases, they are not so healthy for them. Most animals have problems with digesting sugars and can even develop additional health issues afterwards. Our pets’ health should always be a priority, so let’s explore can guinea pigs have ice cream...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Honey_2

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Honey? (Risks, Nutrition Facts & More)

Nature offers many different super-tasty foods. For example, honey is heavenly nectar which has an amazing taste and texture. People that crave for something sweet, can always go for some honey, regardless of what we feel like eating. The honey is such a versatile product, but what about our guinea pigs? Is honey safe for guinea pigs and can guinea pigs have honey in their diet? So, can guinea pigs eat honey? Guinea pigs cannot...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Nectarines_

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Nectarines? (Benefits, Risks, Serving Size & More)

Nectarines are a delicious refreshing summer fruit. They are similar to peaches, but they are slight difference between these two fruits. The nectarines have a smooth outer layer, whereas the peaches have that famous fuzzy layer. Nectarines are delicious and refreshing, so let’s see if our guinea pigs can enjoy them safely in their diets. Can guinea pigs eat nectarines? Guinea pigs can eat nectarines but only in moderation as they contain a lot of...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Pumpkin

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Pumpkin? (Benefits, Risks, Serving Size & More)

Pumpkins are extremely popular and tasty, and we use them in many different versatile ways. As we know, one of the signature things that represent Halloween are pumpkins. Pumpkin is a fruit from a botanist’s perspective, but people use it more like a vegetable because of its taste. Now let’s talk about guinea pigs and whether they can enjoy this delicious and nutritious fruit. Can guinea pigs eat pumpkin? Guinea pigs can eat pumpkins but...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Crackers_

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Crackers? (Risks, Nutrition Facts & More)

Guinea pigs are super adorable and cute and what makes them so adorable is the way they munch on their food. The owners of guinea pigs often get carried away and feed their pets with almost anything. Sadly, they can’t eat processed or cooked “human” food, which also means no junk food. You need to get informed if you can or can’t feed your guinea pigs with these delicious treats. Now we are going to...