Why Guinea Pigs Are Used in Research

Why Guinea Pigs Are Used in Research?

Over 26 million animals are annually used for testing in the United States alone. Guinea pigs are just one of the types of mammals from the huge bunch. But why guinea pigs are used...

What Guinea Pig Is Right For Me 

What Guinea Pig Is Right For Me? 

I know a lot of people trying to decide what kind of pet would be great for them. Everybody is worried about whether they would have to spend a lot of time on their...

Are Guinea Pigs Active Pets

Are Guinea Pigs Active Pets?

Guinea pigs are incredibly unique animals and are among the most popular small house pets. However, there is one interesting thing about them, and that is their activity habits. There is more to Guinea...

Where Do Guinea Pigs Come From 

Where Do Guinea Pigs Come From? 

The majority of people have pets worldwide. Guinea pigs are amongst the more popular ones. I encourage people to find out everything they can about their pet in general. Lots of people search about...

Do Guinea Pigs Need Vaccinations 

Do Guinea Pigs Need Vaccinations? 

Once you decide to get a pet, you suddenly become responsible for another being. This is a very important thing to understand because you need to take a lot of care of the pet...

What are Fleas and Can Guinea Pigs Get Fleas

What are Fleas and Can Guinea Pigs Get Fleas?

Even simply thinking about fleas can make you itch. There is absolutely nothing pleasant about these tiny crawling creatures. Unfortunately, if you are a proud guinea pig owner that does not mean that you...

Can Guinea Pigs Know When To Stop Eating 

Can Guinea Pigs Know When To Stop Eating? 

I always encourage people to make big research about a pet they want to get or about pets they already have. Whether you are here because of research or because of your curiosity, you’ve come to...

Can Guinea pigs Catch Human Colds or any Other Human Disease

Can Guinea pigs Catch Human Colds or any Other Human Disease?

Guinea pigs are small and sensitive animals. When they can attract diseases, it is very hard to tell if they are sick or not. This means you need to be very careful around your...

Can Guinea Pigs Get Mites and Are They Dangerous for Pets

Can Guinea Pigs Get Mites and Are They Dangerous to Pets?

Mites are tiny parasites that can cause a lot of problems. These insects are so small that it is pretty much impossible to spot them with a naked eye. A question that every guinea...

Do Guinea Pigs Need Shots in Order to Stay Healthy

Do Guinea Pigs Need Shots in Order to Stay Healthy?

So you find guinea pigs adorable and you decided you want to adopt two of them as your pets. You prepared everything you might need – the cage where they will live, the hay beds,...