Where does guinea guinea squat come from?
An elderly woman in the personal care home where I work sings these words as part of a game she played as a child. She wants to know the rest of the words.
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Geography: Guinea - Place in West Africa formrly called as French guinea Zoology: Guinea fowl - Flightless bird belonging to the order same as pheasants and turkeys; monogamou…s; white or pearl color, grey with white spots etc. Vrieties includes - White breasted, Black, helmeted, plumed, crested and vulturine guinea fowl Zoology: Guinea pig - Experimental animal - a rodent belonging to the genus Caviidae and genus Cavia - for research purpose. Also used as food by indigenous south American folklore.
they come from south America
It is believed that the guinea pig originated in the South American Andes.
Hiya, Guinea pigs come in all different colours and breeds, but youll never see a pink or blue or green or sumthink stupid like that,
.... not sure of the genesis of "guinea" ... but I'm told "wop" was derived from Immigration officials stamping W.O.P. on papers of arriving Italians, meaning With-Out-Passpor…t
there was a time they were called "guinaia pig"
A Guinea is a coin of the old pre-decimal British currency. It was worth approximately 21 shillings.
Guinea pigs originate from Peru
No, guinea pigs are native to the Andes Mountains in South America.
No,they come from the Andes mountains of South America.
Di-spite their name Ginea pigs are not from giunea they originatedin the Andes they are also not pigs they are a type of rodent . Despite the name "Guinea Pig", the guinea pig… is not actually from Guinea or New Guinea. The guinea pig originated in the Andes. Studies show that they are domesticated animals, most likely descendants of Cavia tschudii. Guinea Pigs were first discovered in the Andes, but didn't necassarily only live there-some Guinea Pigs lived in Southern America. guinea pigs come from South America and some still live in the wild, in the South American mountains. . Takes shelter in brush and piles of rocks. Habitat varied, consisting of savanna in both subtropical and tropical regions, grasslands, and edges of forests. Have a preference for grassy habitat.. For the source and more detailed information concerning this subject, click on the related links section (Answers.com) indicated below this answer box. Guinea pigs originate from the southern american Andes region, however, today's domestic breeds have been domestically bread for a very long time, and only have a very distant relationship with southern american guinea pigs found in the wild.
They didn't come from Europe, they come from south america.
You need to take it to the vet asap!
When guinea pigs first were bred in England, each one cost one "guinea" which was a kind of coin. Guinea pigs actually don't even come from New Guinea.