Keeping a guinea pig happy and healthy relies on a good diet and environment.
Guinea pigs are docile, lively pets that are relatively easy to look after. They have an average lifespan of 5 to 7 years.
They are social animals that enjoy the company of other guinea pigs.
An adult guinea pig diet is made up of good quality pellets, fresh grass hay and fresh vegetables. Alfalfa hay is not recommended, as it is too high in protein and calcium. Guinea pigs cannot make their own vitamin C so supplements are required.
Vitamin C-rich vegetables:
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