Are the guinea pigs the tinniest version of a pig?
No, guinea pigs are not the tiniest version of a pig. Pigs are mammals and guinea pigs are also mammals but they are categorized into the rodent family
a guinea pig is a guinea pig because it's Guinea and that's why
guinea pigs are no relation to pigs
Guinea pigs aren't related to pigs in any way except for the name. Guinea pigs are rodents, farmyard pigs are not.
No guinea pigs are not reptilian. Guinea pigs are mammals.
Not in Pig Family No, guinea pigs belong to the rodent family.
The name Guinea Pig came from the sailors. sailors thought their squeals sounded like a pigs. and they sold guinea pigs for one guinea. thus guinea pig.
i would say guinea pigs. guinea pigs are cheaper, funner, and cuter. Just kidding- GET A CHINCHILLA ASAP!!!!!!!! NEW GUY!= get a guinea pig chinchillas are little bit of guinea pigs but GET A GUINEA PIG THATS ASAP AT THE TOP
Guinea Pigs are not from New Guinea, as many people think, they are actually from South America where they were roasted for food. They sold them for one Guinea (money) hence, the Guinea part in Guinea Pig. Also they sound like snorting pigs hence, the Pig part in Guinea Pig. For more information go to Guinea Pig Lnyx
yes guinea pigs do get along with pigs and they wont eat the guinea pig. does this answer your question?
Guniea pigs can get cold i took it to a vet and they said it is common for a guinea pig to get a cold and they recommended a anitbiotic specifically made for guinea pigs- which helped my guinea pig
guinea pigs. or pigs so here's what a guinea pig can do love you .................................... a pig can i think attack you but not eat you
No, get guinea pig food for guinea pigs.
Sometimes Guinea pigs chatter their teeth to display anger. If a guinea pig is chattering its teeth, that usually means it is feeling territorial or upset. If your guinea pig does this to another guinea pig, separate them. Careful, sometimes tame guinea pigs can become aggressive while chattering, and will bite.
No pig food IS NOT good for guinea pigs. Guinea pigs have a very sensitive digestive system. Guinea pigs also require a different diet then regular pigs. A guinea pig is not part of the pig family. Guinea pigs need alot of vitamin c and vegetables. It is very important not to feed your Piggy any food that says it is for other animals. Make sure it says for guinea pigs specifically on the package… Read More
I fed my guinea pig with other guinea pigs. lol, cannibal guinea pig
some cat consider guinea pigs prey if your guinea pig dies from this kill the cat that's responsible for killing your guinea pig.
As, They squeak in the way pigs do. Their ears look like pig ears. And guinea pigs eat an incredable amount!
because of their snout like noses It is because its nose is long and at-once when we see guinea pigs they look like a small pig.Guinea pig eats their own poops.This may be the reason why Guinea pigs are called pigs.Also Guinea pig means small pig.So Guinea pig is a small miniature of pig though it is a rodent.
i have had 5 guinea pigs in my life. so i am a guinea pig pro. mother guinea pigs are pregnant for 3 months or more. IMPROVED i have had 90 guinea pigs in my lifetime, i am 30. i bread them for several years, thetefore I am a guinea pig pro babes
Like guinea pigs.
Bruned guinea pigs and dead guinea pigs.
yes, otherwise they would not be called guinea 'pig'
Uhm, neither. Guinea Pigs are rodents.
If you want your 2 Guinea Pigs to mate then a boy and girl Guinea Pig can be in the same cage. If you don't want the Guinea Pigs to mate then don't put the Guinea Pigs together.
Yes female guinea pigs can go into heat once every 2 months, the exat date for your pigs heat depends on the guinea pig. Your guinea pig can be in heat once it is born, yes guinea pigs can breed when they are babies.
Guinea Pigs do not hibernate, but, Guinea Pigs cannot be kept in the cold or they die.
not all guinea pigs can swim because my guinea pig can not.
No, guinea pigs need the company of another guinea pig.
i dont think so cause my friend had guinea pigs and her father guinea pig ate one of her baby guinea pigs.
When a baby Guinea Pig is born it typically looks like a small version of its adults. They can eat solid foods after about a week of birth. Young Guinea Pigs should remain with their mother until they are about 5 weeks old. See the book,"Guinea Pigs" by: Julie Mancini. (Animal Planet)
NO,a guinea pig can not have peanuts
Guinea pig pellets are small pieces of food that guinea pigs eat. Pellets can be timothy based or alfalfa based. For an adult guinea pig a timothy based pellet is best because alfalfa includes extra protein and calcium that young (under age one) and pregnant guinea pigs need, but adult guinea pigs don't. Pellets should be available to guinea pigs at all times as they are the main part of a guinea pig's diet. Source… Read More
Because dogs find guinea pigs a tasty little bite between meals. It might be possible to befriend dogs and Guinea pigs such that the dog won't harm the Guinea pig, and the Guinea pig isn't scared of the dog, but this would be the exception. The norm is that a dog will view a Guinea pig as a source of food, an expression of love not always fully appreciated by the Guinea pig.
no guinea pigs STINK and ferrets can stink but not as much as a guinea pig ......... guinea pigs are also kinda ugly
No, guinea pigs only like guinea pigs. Sorry...
You eat guinea pigs in Australia, but only dumb people eat guinea pigs
The most common breed of guinea pig is the peruvian guinea pig
Male Guinea Pigs are called Boars, female Guinea Pigs are called Sows, and babby Guinea Pigs are called Pups. A group of Guinea Pigs is called a Herd. :)
A male guinea pig is called a boar. A female guinea pig is called a sow. Baby guinea pigs are called pups.
No, I doubt it. I do have a friend who has a rabbit and guinea pig in the same hutch but guinea pigs are more friendly to there own species; especially if they're from the same litter.
I have a guinea pig and so does my friend.When one of her guinea pigs broke their foot,they went to the vet, and the guinea pig got medicine for the pain.So just go to the vet!
No, guinea pigs are not overweight. However, they can become overweight if fed the improper diet. (or in the case of my obese guinea pig, they are in a cage with another guinea pig and hog all the food!)
Peter Gurney has written: 'Guinea Pig' 'The proper care of guinea pigs' -- subject(s): Guinea pigs as pets 'What's My Guinea Pig?' 'Piggy Potions'
Cats sometimes eat guinea pigs, particularly baby guinea pigs. They will not usually bother with an older, large guinea-pig.
Usually it happens but there might be cold-resistant guinea pigs. It also depends on the type of guinea pig.
does it really matter!! a guinea pig is a ginnea pig!! =)
In French, a guinea pig is un cochon d'Inde (a pig of india).
hi there I'm Chloe Brooks and i own a guinea pig farm so i will tell you what to do if your pregnant female guinea pig is with other female (not pregnant) guinea pigs then its fine and she can give birth to the babies with the other guinea pigs if your pregnant female guinea pig is by her self then she will be fine to give birth to her babies if your pregnant female… Read More
Is there somthing that you could use to play with your guinea pig that will let them have fun but not break out because you are allergic to guinea pigs?
If you are allergic to guinea pigs, you should never ever be near them, because if a sick person is around a guinea pig then that little guinea pig can get very sick.