Meet Ellie

I got a new guinea pig last weekend. I have wanted a long haired pig for a long time (mostly because I thought they were cute and wanted to put bows in their hair) and we decided the time was right. We looked around locally for a couple of weeks and checked with my friends…

Happy Cavy

From time to time, I like to share interesting guinea pig related sites I’ve come across. I found a site called Happy Cavy recently. They have webcams where you can watch their adorable guinea pigs in action. The site also has some info about food, proper cages and care, as well as links where you can buy…

All about waterproof pads

All waterproof pads are not created equally. Why do you need a waterproof pad? Waterproof pads have many uses.  Here are a few. potty training baby tummy time changing pad wheelchair pad crate pad pee pad protect furniture from pets Why are pads from Created by Laura better? Simple. Created by Laura water proof pads…

All tunnels are added

I’ve now finished adding all my new guinea pig tunnels to the site. There are over 100 to choose from. Tunnels are made of fleece and sturdy foam which will help keep their shape after multiple washings. Why a tunnel over a snuggle sack? This is personal preference. Many snuggle sacks have a design that…

How to cut a guinea pig’s nails

One of the most dreaded parts of guinea pig ownership is the nail cutting. Your little pet’s nails will continue to grow and she will need you to periodically trim them. It’s a dirty job, but someone’s gotta do it. Why do I need to cut her nails? A guinea pig’s nails will continuously grow….

Beginners Guide to Guinea Pigs

Guinea pigs are loving wonderful little animals who will love you forever if you treat them with kindness. They need love and daily attention and you will have several years of a loyal little friend. If you have just one guinea pig, the first thing you need is another guinea pig. Guinea pigs are social…