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Taking Care of a Pregnant Guinea Pig

If you think your guinea pig might be pregnant, here are some things to consider as you take care of her during her pregnancy. Facts to Know Female guinea pigs (sows) can get pregnant once …

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Princess Oreo and Princess Butterscotch

These princesses’ favorite foods include cucumber slices, apples, and corn husks. They enjoy watching America’s Next Top Model with their favorite humans. Their favorite holiday is Thanksgiving, and their least favorite is 4th of July …

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Delilah and Galaxy

Delilah and Galaxy came into our lives in July of 2017 when they were only two months old. Delilah is a gray and white American guinea pig, and Galaxy is a multi-colored Abyssinian guinea pig. …

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Traveling with Guinea Pigs

Traveling is good for the soul. It gives you a chance to refresh and renew your soul, meet new people, widen your perspective, and experience things you will never get to experience at home. But …

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How Much Calcium Does My Guinea Pig Need?

Guinea pigs need calcium in their diet.  However, too much calcium can cause problems, like bladder stones or kidney stones.  So how much calcium should a guinea pig eat every day? Calcium as a Percentage …

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AGPT is a place for learning, sharing, and growing. Here, people can come together to learn and share their own ideas or experiences.  If you have something to share about guinea pigs, share your story …

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Bandy, my loving sweetie

Bandy is a lovely guinea pig that loves everyone. He likes licking your finger when you hold him. He is gentle and wouldn’t ever dream of hurting you. He is proud, and when he gets …

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Zed-Lover Man

As a family, we always adopt any furry critters from rescues or pounds and even at times have had people show up at our door with creatures needing help. Zed is the only exception. We …