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

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

People and some animals really love bananas. We can say that bananas are one of the most popular fruits in the whole world and they also have a lot of health benefits. Now let’s see if you can feed guinea pigs with bananas. In this article, we are going to talk about bananas as potential food for the guinea pigs. So, can guinea pigs eat bananas? Guinea pigs can eat bananas but not in large...

Do Guinea Pigs Bite_

Do Guinea Pigs Bite? | Reasons, Prevention Guide and More

Guinea pigs can bring a smile to everyone’s face, they are funny, have a lovable personality and overall amazing pets to have. What about negative sides, do guinea pigs have them? Yes, they are rather small, cuddly and sweet, but can they surprise you and bite you when you least expect it? Do guinea pigs bite? Guinea pigs can in some cases bite their owners or other guinea pigs. They will bite their owners when...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Kale_

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

Kale is a green leafy veggie that looks similar to leaves of spinach, but the texture on the outside is strange and it has wrinkled leaves. One thing that everybody knows about kale is how good and healthy it is and some even considered it to be a superfood. We all use it for smoothies, salads, and as a side ingredient for many recipes. It is always a good idea to do some research before...

What Do Guinea Pigs Eat In The Wild_.

What Do Guinea Pigs Eat In The Wild?

Wild guinea pigs are found in the grasslands and mountains of Brazil, Peru, Uruguay, and Argentina. They look almost the same as their domesticated counterparts. Wild guinea pigs are also commonly known as a Brazilian guinea pig. They have different scientific names Cavia aperea (wild guinea pigs) and Cavia porcellus (our domesticated pets). This is where things get interesting because there are even more spices of wild guinea pigs, not only the Brazilian guinea pig....

What Do Guinea Pigs LIKE to Eat_

What Do Guinea Pigs LIKE To Eat?

Guinea pigs are really cute animals that like to eat a lot. There are many things that guinea pigs “can” eat, but there are also other things that they really “like” to eat. While the common notion is to feed lots of fruits and vegetables to guinea pigs, your guinea pig might prefer to eat something else. What do guinea pigs like to eat? Guinea pigs like to eat leafy and green vegetables and also...

What Can’t Guinea Pigs Eat_ _ Guinea Pig Foods To Avoid

What Can’t Guinea Pigs Eat? | Guinea Pig Foods to Avoid

Fruits and vegetables are an essential part of guinea pig’s food regimen. But, there are some foods that are absolutely forbidden for guinea pigs. There are also some foods that can be given to guinea pigs but are harmful if given in excess. What can’t guinea pigs eat? There are many things that guinea pigs can’t eat, such as any type of meat, dairy products, and sweets. Guinea pigs are plant-eating animals and food containing...

What Do Guinea Pigs Drink_

What Do Guinea Pigs Drink? | Information and Facts

Guinea pigs are incredible animals and it goes without saying that every owner should take great care of their pet. This is why when it comes to food, things can get a little tricky because there are so many things that you have to take into consideration. Also, what about drinks for guinea pigs? Can they only drink water or is there something more that you can give them? No worries, we are here to...

Guinea Pigs As Pets_ Are Guinea Pigs Good Pets_

Guinea Pigs as Pets: Are Guinea Pigs Good Pets?

As much as we like dogs and cats, we can’t underestimate having other animals as pets. Guinea pigs are indeed amazing pets and to be honest, there are only a few animals as unique as guinea pigs. These tiny furballs are sometimes neglected as most people immediately decide to have dogs and cats for pets. We want to change this perception of guinea pigs because these tiny pets have so much more to offer in...

What Are Guinea Pigs Afraid Of_

Scared Guinea Pigs: What Are Guinea Pigs Afraid Of?

If you are a new owner of a guinea pig, it may take you some time to understand your pet’s behavior and mannerisms. Your guinea pig has a variety of ways to show happiness, affection, and even fear. What are guinea pigs afraid of? There are many things that can scare guinea pigs, such as the other animals, loud noises, sudden movements, vet and other people around them, and even in some cases, they can...

When Do Guinea Pigs Sleep

When Do Guinea Pigs Sleep? | Information and Facts

Animals have different sleeping patterns and these patterns are very different depend on if they are predators or not (prey animals). Based on that, there are nocturnal animals that are active at night, diurnal animals that are active during the day and crepuscular animals which are active mostly during the twilight. Guinea pigs are always so happy to play, so they probably made you think „Is my guinea pig ever sleeping?” or „Are my guinea...