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Guinea Pig Illnesses

There is a huge range of illnesses your guinea pig can suffer from, some more common that others. In this article, I am going to outline all the different types of illnesses that guinea pigs …

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Scurvy In Guinea Pigs

Guinea pigs are one of the few mammals out there that cannot produce vitamin C themselves. Funnily enough, we humans are also in this category. Scurvy in humans and therefor, scurvy in guinea pigs is …

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6 Best Guinea Pig Treats

Everyone likes a nice treat, and guinea pigs are no exception. With a guinea pig’s diet being pretty wide ranging (check our full list here), it can be hard figuring out what the best guinea …

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Do Guinea Pigs Smell?

Do guinea pigs smell? The simple answer is yes, they do. What they smell like is a different matter all together. In my experience, people’s sense of smell is always vaguely different but very similar. …

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Guinea Pig Odor

Guinea pig odor can be soooo overwhelming, especially if you have your guinea pig cage inside the house. In my experience, guinea pigs can create two odors, one that is the typical small animal smell …

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Guinea Pig Bowl

Can Guinea Pigs Drink From A Bowl? When I first considered whether or not I should buy a guinea pig bowl, my first thought was, can guinea pigs drink from a bowl? In hindsight, this …

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Baby Guinea Pigs

Baby guinea pigs are adorable little creatures with over-sized legs and ears attached to tiny little bodies. Knowing how to properly care for a baby guinea pig is essential. Here we cover the basics of …

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Best Guinea Pig Bedding

What Guinea pig bedding options are available? Which is best? Read about the different kinds and the pros and cons of each. Bedding is an important component in your guinea pig’s environment. Sleeping, burrowing, eating, …