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Guinea Pig Sounds Noises Explained, How to Decipher Them & More

Guinea Pig Sounds: Noises Explained, How to Decipher Them & More

Did you know that the sounds that your precious guinea pig makes are not just simple noises that you don’t need to pay attention to? In fact, guinea pigs are real chatterboxes that love communicating not only with one another but also with humans! Imagine how much more fun and exciting it would be to own a guinea pig if you could literally understand everything that the little thing is saying! The great news is...

Boy Guinea Pig Names 500+ Cute, Cool, Funny & Unique Names

Boy Guinea Pig Names (500+ Cute, Cool, Funny & Unique Names)

When you feel like you need a new little friend in your life you should probably just get a guinea pig. After just spending one day with a guinea pig you will have a new member in your family and not just a friend. The best feeling after getting a guinea pig is to take the time to choose the perfect name. If you have chosen to adopt a boy guinea pig, there are a...

Guinea Pigs and Dogs Can They Get Along

Guinea Pigs and Dogs: Can They Get Along?

Dogs are known as very friendly beings as they can easily adapt to any environment and live with different animals. We adopt dogs for different reasons and one of them is not to feel lonely. But, when it comes to living with other animals, dogs can exhibit different behaviors. For example, we have seen dogs living with cats but we have also seen dogs attacking cats whenever they see them. A cat is definitely able...

Guinea Pig Death Causes, Funeral, How to Deal with the Loss & More

Guinea Pig Death: Causes, Funeral, How to Deal with the Loss & More

Death is something that we don’t like to think about. The perspective of losing a loved one is always disturbing and terrifying. Even when we are talking about saying goodbye to a pet. In this article, we will try to cover anything that concerns guinea pig death. What can cause your dear guinea pig to pass away? How to deal with the loss? How can you help the cage mates deal with the loss as...

Girl Guinea Pig Names 500+ Cute, Cool, Funny & Unique Names for Females.

Girl Guinea Pig Names: 500+ Cute, Cool, Funny & Unique Names for Females

The process of getting a pet is always a great experience, you are not only choosing a pet but a lifetime friend. Guinea pigs are the type of pets that will turn you into a happy person, as they are small, super cute, easy to pet and great listeners. There is always a range of products to choose when it comes to guinea pigs: type of food, giving them the best cage and excellent life,...

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Grapes

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

Grapes are succulent fruits that are 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 do some research first before feeding his pet any type of food. Can guinea pigs eat grapes? Yes, guinea pigs can eat grapes. They enjoy having grapes as a treat. However, just like with any other fruit, grapes should be administered in moderation. Grapes...

Guinea Pigs Vs. Gerbils Which One Is Better To Have As A Pet

Guinea Pigs vs. Gerbils: Which One Is Better To Have As A Pet?

A lot of people want pets that require almost no time for grooming. Dogs need to be walked outside, cats are very needy, so a lot of people think rodents are very convenient for their busy schedules. However, rodents generally need a lot of time, especially to clean their cages.   On the other hand, if you’ve decided that a rodent fits your schedule and lifestyle, this article is for you. This article is a comparison...

A Guide to Guinea Pig Teeth Everything You Need to Know About Guinea Pig Dental Care

A Guide to Guinea Pig Teeth: Everything You Need to Know About Guinea Pig Dental Care

Dental care is very important for both humans and animals. The big misconception about dogs, for example, is that their breath should be stinky. Stinky breath usually means that there’s a problem with either stomach or teeth. For guinea pigs, the same applies. Guinea pigs use their teeth to grind some hay or any food you give to them and sometimes, their teeth can run into a problem. While it may seem that guinea pigs...

Guinea Pigs vs. Rats Which One Is Better to Have as a Pet

Guinea Pigs vs. Rats: Which One Is Better to Have as a Pet?

A lot of people are looking for the perfect pet. The most common pets are cats, dogs, and rodents. Cats and dogs cannot be held in cages, so many people opt for rodents, as they are supposed to be easy to take care of. Rodents are thought to be low maintenance and not time-consuming, but they really aren’t.  There are a lot of rodents that can become your pets if you decided a rodent is perfect...

6 Reasons Why Guinea Pigs Are the Best Pets for Kids

6 Reasons Why Guinea Pigs Are the Best Pets for Kids

We often hear that a guinea pig can be a great ‘starter’ animal for a child. Moreover, the chances are high that you used to have a cavy when you were a kid and you remember how much fun it used to be. There certainly are quite a few reasons why guinea pig is the best pet for a kid. Mainly, because these little fluffy fellows are relatively easy to take care of. They are...