Archive | December, 2012

Guinea Pig Giving Birth to Two Baby Guinea Pigs

A female giving birth to her little ones is quite a sight to see and if you have a male and female and they get together then eventually you may have this same situation you see in this lively video. When my Nellie had her first litter, we missed seeing all the action and observing […]

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The History of Guinea Pigs

I found this video which gives a lot of history and background about guinea pigs. They have been traced back to South America as to their beginnings and even today are wild in the southern most part of South America. While I was in Uruguay I may have seen two of them while out and […]

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Guinea Pigs Need Check Up

A few days ago I went to the vet with my guinea pig Sparky. We went there because we needed to get his nails trimmed and get his eyes checked. Also we just needed to get him his checkup. Before we went to the vet we realized that his nails started to curl up on all […]

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Guinea Pig Exercise Tips

Guinea pigs need exercise to keep healthy of course, so I feel I should pass along some great guinea pig exercise tips. The last thing you want is a fat overweight guinea pig right? You need to make sure that you give your guinea pig exercise EVERYDAY for at least 20 minutes (or twice a day […]

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Sparky

Almost five years ago, I discovered Sparky in one of the major pet stores. He was the only one for sale and I was so happy to find him. We have always gotten along very well because he is so lovable (and me too, yeah!). But seriously, he is such a joy. And he is […]

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