Are Guinea Pigs Hypoallergenic? (What About Skinny Pigs?)

Are you a sufferer of seasonal or pet allergies? You’re not alone, as there are millions of people worldwide who suffer from allergies daily. They can be frustrating and they often interfere with everyday life.  Perhaps you’re an avid animal lover and looking to add a Guinea Pig to your home and are worried that … Read more

Teddy Guinea Pigs: Traits, Care, Facts & Pictures

With their colorful fluffy coats, floppy ear flaps, and cute upturned noses, Teddy Guinea Pigs have the amazing power to make anyone instantly fall in love with their adorable presence. Teddies are a relatively new variety of guinea pigs, but their popularity is quite high due to their unique looks and sweet temperament. They are … Read more

Skinny Pig (Hairless Guinea Pig) 101: Complete Guide

If you think only fluffy animals make great pets, it is because you have not yet met a Skinny Pig—an almost hairless guinea pig variety that makes sweet, social, and affectionate pets. They are not too different from the fluffy guinea pigs that we all know and love, except that they do not have hair … Read more

Meet The 13 Guinea Pig Breeds: A Full Overview [With Pictures]

Guinea pigs are adorable animals that many people enjoy having as pets. However, deciding that you want a pet guinea pig is one thing. What comes next is deciding which breed you want. Many people think there’s only 1 guinea pig breed but that’s not true. There are a total of 13 totally different guinea … Read more

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Tomatoes? [5 Important Precautions Before Feeding]

Have you ever wondered: can guinea pigs eat tomatoes? You’re not alone. Every month, thousands of guinea pig owners ask themselves the same question. It’s a great question to ask yourself, and asking questions like this is evidence that you’re a responsible pet owner. After all, as pet owners, it’s our responsibility to feed our … Read more