holding guinea pigs

  1. soupgirls

    First-time handling!

    Hey! I’m the owner of two young female guinea pigs and I’ve had them for almost three weeks now. They trust me, don’t run away, eat out of my hand, even put their front legs on my hand to get to food in my palm. I mistakenly thought it would be best to handle them right away - and stopped...
  2. Hannahb2804

    Lap time

    What do you all find best to use for lap time so the piggies don’t pee on you? I was thinking of just buying a cheap towel but not sure if it would work so any ideas? Thankyou xx
  3. T

    New Guinea Pig Mom - Need Advice!

    Hello! Just picked up two baby girls (sisters) from our Humane Society. They will be a month old on June 17th. They have been with us for 24 hours. Nice large CC cage is set up with all the goods and they are settling in. I have done A LOT of research, reading, and watching videos on...
  4. Anastasia_GPM.

    Should I be worried about my piggy?

    So, here's my story, and why I'm concerned. This is probably going to be long, so I totally understand if you stop reading here. haha I got my first guinea pig November 10th 2018. Just a few months ago. It took a lot of convincing to get my parents to agree, so we agreed on just getting one. I...
  5. M

    New guinea pig care

    So this is my first pay and I'm not sure if I'm doing it right. I have two make guinea pigs, I've had them about three weeks. I'm not sure if I should hold them more as they're rather difficult to pig up and don't want to stress them. They've become more comfortable with coming out while I'm...