Do Guinea Pigs (Actually) Need Salt Licks? (Find Out Now)
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Do Guinea Pigs (Actually) Need Salt Licks? (Find Out Now)

Salt is a mineral that most mammals need. But, what about your fur babies? Do guinea pigs need salt licks? Typically, guinea pigs don’t need salt licks. As long they’re fed a high-quality, well-balanced diet, they’re getting enough minerals and salt from what they eat. Which means, they don’t need salt licks. In extreme cases,…

Can Three Male Guinea Pigs Live Together? (Find Out Now)
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Can Three Male Guinea Pigs Live Together? (Find Out Now)

Some pet stores will sell you a trio of boars who look like the adorable creatures you have ever seen. Are you wondering if three male guinea pigs can live together?   As a rule of thumb, three male guinea pigs shouldn’t live together. The chances of bonding them successfully are very low – especially when…

Can Stress Kill Your Guinea Pig? (What You Need To Know)
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Can Stress Kill Your Guinea Pig? (What You Need To Know)

Maybe you’re thinking about buying a new surround sound system for your TV. But will the sounds of warfare blaring from your new upgrade, stress out your piggie? If the sound stresses your guinea pig out, what is the worst that could happen?   “Can my guinea pig die from stress?” might definitely be a worry…

Can Kiln-Dried Pine Bedding Kill Your Guinea Pig? (Find Out Now)
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Can Kiln-Dried Pine Bedding Kill Your Guinea Pig? (Find Out Now)

Guinea pigs need three basic things: cage, food, and bedding. Which probably makes you wonder: Can guinea pigs use kiln-dried pine bedding? Yes, guinea pigs can use kiln-dried pine bedding. Kiln-dried pine is safe for guinea pigs because the strong aroma and bacteria in pine have been removed. Unlike regular pine, kiln-dried pine is also…