Heat Stroke in Guinea Pigs

Guinea pigs are sensitive to drastic temperature changes and are most comfortable when the temperature is between 18-22℃ (60- 70 ℉). Anything warmer than 30℃ will put your guinea pigs health at great risk so it’s important to understand the signs and causes of heat stroke to help prevent it. 


Diarrhea in Guinea Pigs

There are many causes of diarrhea in guinea pigs and identifying why your guinea pig is unwell is crucial in their recovery. Diarrhea may be caused by diseases or infections in the gastrointestinal tract, by lack of a healthy diet or by a secondary illness that is yet to be discovered. Do not ignore signs …


How to Bond with Your Guinea Pig

As guinea pigs are naturally timid animals many can take months or even years before they get comfortable with their new home and family. Though every guinea pig is different and each will settle in their own time, there are many ways to approach introducing a new guinea pig to your family that can make …

Diet & Nutrition

Guinea Pig Food List

What can my Guinea Pig eat?   Guinea pigs can eat a huge variety of fruits, vegetables, herbs and other plants however hay should make up the majority of their diet. Hay is an essential in your guinea pigs diet as it provides the much needed fiber, protein and roughage that a healthy guinea pig requires …