Best Bulk Guinea Pig Food Reviewed


If you are looking to buy guinea pig food in bulk, you are going to need to look for a dry food compound. These tend to last longer in terms of their shelf life (up to 200 days in some cases) which is essential when it comes to bulk food storage. There are loads of … Read more

Best Guinea Pig Probiotic


Guinea pig probiotics are beneficial bacteria that are added to their food to improve their health. These supplements are usually given to guinea pigs who are ill or recovering from surgery. Probiotics are living organisms that promote good health and beneficial effects. They are found naturally in foods such as yogurt and kefir. They also … Read more

Ringworm in Guinea Pigs


Ringworm is a fungal infection of the skin that most commonly affects guinea pigs. It is caused by a type of fungus called dermatophyte. Guinea pigs who are infected with ringworm may have red, scaly skin that is very itchy. Ringworm can be spread to other animals by contact with the fur or skin of … Read more

The Ultimate Guinea Pig Food List

If you’re looking for a complete and exhaustive list of Guinea Pig food, you’re in luck! We’ve compiled the top essentials below. Just keep in mind that some of these items may not be necessary for all guinea pigs, so it’s best to consult with your veterinarian before starting your pet on a specific diet. … Read more

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.  Not enough calcium causes other problems. So how much calcium should a guinea pig eat every day? Note: The calculations used in this article were updated to reflect more accurate data on March 25, 2018. … Read more

Vitamin C for Guinea Pigs

Vitamin C for Guinea Pigs

Here is an in-depth look at Vitamin C for guinea pigs. If you are after a more specific in-depth look at a typical guinea pig diet, check out my “The Ultimate Guinea Pig Food List” article, I go pretty in-depth about all the foods and diet types your guinea pig could possibly want. Secondly, if you … Read more