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Can Guinea Pigs Eat Green Peppers_

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

Peppers are fruit but often mistaken for a vegetable. They belong to the nightshade family and have a slight relationship with tomatoes and chili peppers. Bell peppers belong to the nightshade family and apart from the green color, they can also be red and yellow in color (there are even more colors but these are the more common ones). Of course, all of them start green and then transition to the other colors. But what...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Peppers

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

Peppers can be defined in several ways, so it can be confusing to mention just the word pepper. But, we can all agree that when someone mentions the word peppers are usually referring to the bell peppers. These peppers are very popular and are available almost throughout the whole year in stores. People use them in cooking for the preparation of numerous tasty meals, which makes it an extremely versatile food. But what about our...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Zucchini_

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

Zucchini is a summer plant that grows during the same time as melons and cucumber. It is classified as a fruit botanically, but many people think that zucchini is actually a vegetable, which it isn’t. Zucchini is also known as courgette (British name for a zucchini). Now after this brief introduction we are going to talk about our guinea pigs and if they are safe to consume zucchini. So, can guinea pigs eat zucchini? Guinea...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Blueberries_

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

Guinea pigs are one of the most adorable plant-eating pets on the planet. These rodents absolutely love almost all types of veggies and fruits. They find small berry-like fruits especially tasty. Guinea pigs have lots of benefits from eating fruits as well, for example, they can get all the essential vitamins and minerals for their optimal health through fruits. In this article, we are going to talk about blueberries and guinea pigs. Now let’s take...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Watermelon_

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

Watermelon is a juicy and tasty fruit that everybody loves. It belongs to the same family as the cucumber, zucchini, and squash. Watermelons are classified as both fruits and vegetables botanically. In this article, we will talk about if our cute guinea pigs can consume watermelons as well. So, can guinea pigs eat watermelon? Guinea pigs can eat watermelons but because of the high sugar content in them, it is essential for the owner to...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Broccoli_

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

Most owners feed their pets with the same foods they eat. For guinea pigs, most of the fresh produce we eat is also good for them. Of course, there are several food items that guinea pigs can’t and some that they can but only very rare as a treat. Now let’s take a look at very popular vegetable broccoli. In this article, we will explore if our guinea pigs can eat this delicious vegetable. Can...

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

Often assumed to be a vegetable but the tomato is actually a fruit that belongs to the nightshade family which originated in South America. It is eaten by people all over the world in salads and main meals. Now you are probably wondering what about our cute little guinea pigs, can they eat this delicious treat? No worries as in this article we have covered in detail every potential question related to guinea pigs and...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Strawberries_

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

Strawberries are one of the most popular fruits in the world and they are loved by many. They are filled with many nutrients that are beneficial to both humans and animals. There are different varieties of berries, but strawberries stand out as the most popular type. Now let’s see if our cute guinea pigs can have strawberries in their diet. So, can guinea pigs eat strawberries? Guinea pigs can eat strawberries as they are packed...

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

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

Some owners give their pets everything that they eat but when it comes to guinea pigs this needs to be avoided. Always inform yourself before giving your guinea pig something exotic or new to eat. Now let’s talk about apples and guinea pigs. This looks like a simple answer but there are different types of apples and things are sometimes not as simple as they seem to be. Can guinea pigs eat apples? Guinea pigs...

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

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

Grapes are an amazing fruit that is enjoyed by everyone all over the world. They are sweet and tasty, but are grapes safe for the guinea pigs? A good pet owner will always do some research before feeding his pet with any new type of food. Knowing that they are rich in vitamin C, many people presume that grapes are a perfect food for guinea pigs. With all of this in mind, let see if...