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Can Guinea Pigs Eat Radishes

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Radishes?

What are the radishes? Radishes are a small, round, red, root veggies with green leaves and a very specific aroma and taste. We use this root vegetable in salads mostly, but also in many cooked meals and as an addition to healthy smoothies as well. This veggie is very unique because of the taste – zesty, spicy, a bit bitter and some people compare it to garlic strangely, but with a much milder flavor. Today...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Red Cabbage

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Red Cabbage?

Red cabbage is often used in cooking and salads, it has grown to be a favorite vegetable throughout the world. It is mostly cultivated in America, China, and Northern Europe. This veggie hasn’t been very common in the world but it is slowly gaining more and more popularity. So, can guinea pigs eat red cabbage? Absolutely yes, guinea pigs can eat red cabbage. Red cabbage is a nutritious and tasty vegetable that is really good...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Quaker Oats

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Quaker Oats?

You may wonder what exactly are the Quaker Oats? Well, these are regular oats, under the brand name Quaker! This is a food company based in the USA and it produces oats and oat-based food products. So let’s see if our guinea pigs can eat delicious Quaker Oats or not.  Can guinea pigs eat Quaker Oats? Unfortunately no, guinea pigs cannot eat Quaker Oats. It doesn’t matter much which brand of oats it is, they...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Oatmeal

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Oatmeal?

It is breakfast time! When you skip the sugary and unhealthy cereals, what is the next thing that pops to your mind which is a healthy quick breakfast? The oatmeal of course! It is very easy to prepare, highly nutritious and very versatile when it comes to adding different toppings to make it tastier. This type of breakfast has a ton of health benefits for us, but can we feed oatmeal to our guinea pigs...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Raspberries

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Raspberries?

There is no one that would refuse delicious raspberries. This fruit is really a gourmet fruit and it is consumed in every way possible – juices, smoothies, fruit salads, in ice creams, on top of desserts, or fresh and raw. It is not just tasty, but also very healthy as well. So, if our guinea pigs are vegetarians, we can say that they can eat raspberries, right? But, let’s check for sure if this is...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Papaya

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Papaya?

We all know what papaya looks like, even though some still confuse papaya with mango, strangely. The papaya is a tropical fruit with a green outer layer and vibrant orange flesh inside. It has seeds and the taste is very mild and sweet, similar to a melon. Most of us eat papaya or have tried it, so you probably want to know if your pet guinea pig can eat papaya. Well, let’s find out. Can...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Orange Peppers

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Orange Peppers?

In this article, we are going to talk about bell peppers. So far we have covered the green bell pepper and also the red one. Now the time has come for the orange bell pepper. As much as the bell peppers are often considered veggies, bell peppers are in fact fruit. So, can guinea pigs eat orange peppers? The answer is yes they can, guinea pigs can eat orange peppers but in small moderate amounts....

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Olives

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Olives?

Olives are small delicious fruits that grow on olive trees and can be eaten by both humans and animals. They are from a group known as drupes or otherwise known as stone fruits. There are different types of olives in existence today with most people preferring either the black or green variants. Back to the question, can guinea pigs eat olives? The answer is no if they are not fresh but processed like the ones...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Okra

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Okra?

Okra is from the same family group as the plant cacao and this is a delicious vegetable plant that is eaten by people all over the world. But we are here for the guinea pigs, so let’s find out if they can have okra in their diet. Can guinea pigs eat okra? Yes, they can, but only a few times per week. This is due to the presence of calcium in high levels and also...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Potatoes

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Potatoes?

Everyone loves potatoes – this veggie is so versatile, we eat it in many different ways. Chips, french fries, baked or boiled potatoes, in cooked meals with other foods, this list can go on forever! In this article, we will discuss if our guinea pigs are allowed to enjoy the tasty potato as well, so keep on reading. Can guinea pigs eat potatoes? No, guinea pigs cannot eat potatoes. This veggie could contain certain ingredients...

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