The guinea pig, whether it’s our children’s love of all things fluffy or a parent’s joy for such a low maintenance pet, either way there are thousands up and down the country so it’s about time we gave them a little attention. Their docile nature, responsiveness to handling and feeding, and the relative ease of […]
Like most small animals guinea pigs like to live in communities as they would in the wild.However much love and attention you give your pet you cannot compensate for one of its own kind. Choosing a companion for your pet If you don’t want a lot of little guinea pigs get a companion of the […]
Health warning signs to look out for… To ensure your guinea pig is in the best of health weigh him once a month and keep a note of his weight.Weight loss can be the first sign of illness. Watch out for a continually wet chin, chronic wasting and small or no faeces. Make sure that […]
are a large number of commercial foods on the market and whilst these shorten your guinea pig’s life.
Articles on Small Animals Vital Pet Health’s article library provides you with a range of information on small animal health issues. This range of animals can make great pets providing you can meet their differing needs. Our independent health experts have experience with Rabbits, Rats, mice, Guinea Pigs, Gerbils, Ferrets, Chinchillas and a whole range […]