Guinea Pigs Health
Guinea Pigs make great pets and are fairly easy to care for. They love to be touched and cuddled.
Their Scientific name is Cavia Tschuldi and were discovered in South America. Guinea Pigs are are a rodent.
Have you ever wondered about where they got their name? There are many types of Guinea Pigs.
Over 1,000,000 families in USA alone have them as pets. If you are considering a guinea pig as a pet there are a few things you should be aware of.
But, just like any pet they require a comittment from you as they live for several years. They become a part of the family.
Never keep males and females together as they breed, herd of the saying, "like Guinea Pigs" or 2 males together as they tend to fight to show who is boss.A most important ingredient in a guinea pigs diet is vitamin "C". Hay is the main stay of their diet. Never feed them rhubarb or raw beens,they are extremely poisous to them.
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