There are eight species of guinea pig but only the Domestic Guinea is kept as a pet.
No. Guinea pigs are one of the most over-populated species of animal. Everyone should adopt a guinea pig to avoid them suffering. Please save the guinea pigs!
Yes, capybara are related to guinea pigs. There are about 150 different species of guinea pigs and capybara look much like guinea pigs but bigger.
No. Baby pigs are called piglets. Guinea pigs are a completely different species of animal.
Some guinea pigs are allergic to some foods, however guinea pigs as a species are not particularly allergic to anything.
Four legs for both species
I have three
No. AIDS does not cross species.
the average is 4 guinea pigs
guinea pigs have 24 teeth
Guinea Pigs are closely related to the species of Cavy.
No. You have to be the same species to mate.
No because their different species
Guinea pigs communicate by squeaking. Studies have found that guinea pigs actually call their owners by squeaking, and they're one of few species that do this.
Guinea Pigs come in as many colors and color combinations
Wild Dogs are a species native to Africa. Guinea Pigs are a species native to South America. As they are on different continents the Guinea pig would not form part of the natural diet of a Wild Dog.
Please do not buy guinea pigs! You can adopt them in many places. Learn more about guinea pigs at guineapigcages.com
Many foods are toxic to guinea pigs such as chocolate, guinea pigs can also choke on small hard candy.
yes, there are about 50 species in India.
rabbits I think
Nope, they are common household pets.
No, they are their own species.
Sometimes rabbits will try and mate with guinea pigs no matter what sex they are. However the rabbit cannot impregnate the guinea pig because it is a different species.
No, guinea pigs and possums can't be crossed. Guinea pigs are Eutherians while possums are marsupials. Species as far apart as these simply can't be crossed.
No, Hamsters and Guinea pigs are two different species and therefore can not breed.