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Can Guinea Pigs Eat French Fries_

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

There is probably not one single person that doesn’t like french fries. Sometimes even our pets want to be treated as equals and try the foods that we love. Of course, for most of us, the french fries are a real delight as they are crunchy, salty, a bit greasy and oily, the perfect comfort food for any moment and any mood. But, are they good for guinea pigs? Can they be used as a...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Eggs_

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

Everybody that has a guinea pig has been at least once tempted to feed the cavy with some tasty foods that we humans eat. Guinea pig owners know how cute it is to give the little furball something new to eat but not every type of food is safe for them. In this article, we will explore a very common food that most people have in their breakfast, and naturally, we are talking about the...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Mango_

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

Mango is a delicious fruit that has grown immense popularity over the years, becoming one of the most famous fruits on the planet. This fruit is enjoyed by both humans and some specific animals. Now, what about our guinea pigs, how does mango fit into their diet? Can guinea pigs eat mango? Guinea pigs can eat mango. They really enjoy the taste and texture of this delicious fruit. Mangoes have many nutrients that are beneficial...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Kiwi_

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

Most people love kiwi as it is refreshing, acidic, sweet, and has a very specific pleasant taste. But what about our guinea pigs? If you own guinea pigs, you know that they are herbivores pets and you probably thought that kiwi being a fruit might be a good choice to implement into their diets. Now let’s see if your initial presumption about kiwi and guinea pigs was right. So, can guinea pigs eat kiwi? Guinea...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Asparagus_

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

Asparagus is one of those vegetables that are really healthy but, at the same time, quite expensive. Lots of people will choose what to feed their guinea pigs based on costs and popularity. Until recently, most pet owners gave their animals leftovers and, in some cases, processed food if they had a few coins to spare. However, recent research indicates that now people are taking the extra mile to ensure they have a healthy pet,...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Yellow Bell Peppers_

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Yellow Bell Peppers? (Benefits, Risks, Serving Size & More)

There is always one veggie that we absolutely love to use for most of our meals, and that is certainly the bell pepper. In this article, we will be talking about yellow bell pepper as potential food for guinea pigs. We already covered bell papers in our other article but here we are going to focus on the yellow peppers and see what makes them so special. Can guinea pigs eat yellow bell peppers? Guinea...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Orange Peppers_

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

As much as the bell peppers are often considered veggies, bell peppers are in fact classified as a fruit. The color of the bell pepper is connected to the maturity stage of the pepper and nothing else but it is important to note that there are separate species of peppers that have an orange color as well. The colors yellow and orange fall under the middle between the green bell pepper which is the least...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Radishes_

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

Radishes are root veggies with green leaves and a very specific aroma and taste. They come in different colors, shapes, sizes, and flavors. We use this root vegetable mostly in salads, but also in many receipts and in some cases even as an addition to a healthy smoothie. This veggie is very unique because its taste is zesty, spicy, and a bit bitter but at the same time, there is also some sweetness in the...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Cucumbers_

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

It is hard to find anyone that doesn’t like cucumbers. Being almost neutral in taste, refreshing, hydrating, and even nutritious a cucumber can be combined with almost everything. It can be used for juices, smoothies, salads, meals, or even plain by itself, all of this just proves its versatility and practicality. But what about our pets, are guinea pigs allowed to eat cucumbers? Can guinea pigs eat cucumbers? Guinea pigs can eat cucumbers, in fact,...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Red Peppers_

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

Red peppers are a standard food item in many cuisines around the world. They are incredibly tasty and nutritious, with many health benefits. We use the red peppers in salads, as a side dish, for cooked meals, stuffed paprikas, and many other recipes. Naturally, we would presume that because guinea pigs are herbivores that they should be able to implement red peppers into their diet, right? No worries we will provide you with a helpful...