Guinea pigs make fantastic pets - they’re inquisitive, characterful, and very affectionate. Happy guinea pigs will provide you with years of entertainment, and remain your companions for between five to eight years. They come in many different varieties, from Agoutis to Roans, from Abyssinians to Himalayans. There are so many different hair colours and types for you to choose from that you’re bound to find your perfect pet.
There are lots of different varieties of guinea pigs
Guinea pigs are relatively easy to look after, but there are still some things to consider before you commit to one. They’re excellent companions, but will need a certain amount of space, some guinea pig companions, a hutch, regular feeding and regular cleaning. This guide will provide you with all the knowledge you need to make an informed decision about whether or not guinea pigs are the right pets for you.