How to care for guinea pigs
By Nathaniel, Jared and Caleb
What skills do you need to have?
You have to know a little bit about guinea pigs, what they
eat and do.
Most guinea pigs like to sleep, eat and play for the whole
You need to be gentle with them because they can easily
What things do you feed them?
They eat these things:
*Vegetables-carrot, broccoli, green beans, spinach, and more...
*Fruit-apple, bananas, kiwi fruit, cherry tomatoes, and more..
What cage and shelter do they need?
They can have an indoor cage or an outdoor cage.
They prefer to be inside during the winter.
If the guinea pig(s) live outside they need to be safe from cats
and birds/any other animals.
They need a cage that will also protect them from the weather.
When and how often do they need exercise?
It is not good for them to be taken on a walk held on a leash.
This is because they can be squeezed and it can choke them.
Guinea Pigs are very delicate.
They can get excersise by having a run around your house.
They need excersise everyday.
Do they like to be with any other animal?
Some guinea pigs like to be with rabbits if they are safe together.
Keep them away from cats, dogs and birds.
Are guinea pigs the right pets for you?
Hopefully by now you have enough information to decide whether
guinea pigs are the right pets for YOU!!!!!
Remember that they need as much care as you can give them.