WHAT IS A GUINEA PIG?
Guinea pigs are small rodents that originated in South America, where they are commonly known as a cavy.  There are three main breeds:

  • English or common (short, straight, and fine hair)
  • Abyssinian (rough, wiry hair in rosettes or whorls), and
  • Peruvian (long, straight, and silky hair), although various crossbreeds exist.

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Rabbits can be wonderful pets. Like our dog and cat companions, they have their own individual personalities. Some rabbits can be active, inquisitive, and playful, while others can be shy, nervous, and even downright ornery. When selecting a rabbit for adoption, it’s important to consider their personality; you want

Rabbits are pets; therefore, they are emotionally and socially dependent upon people. They require a safe and secure environment in which to thrive and should be housed in an indoor environment where they can interact with family members.  Here are some tips on the right housing for your rabbit:

The cage size

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Housing
Roomy cage avoid a wire bottom
Litter-box (in cage)
Pellet bowl
Water bottle
Toys (plastic baby toys that they can chew, toss and carry are best)
Animal carrier
Running Space

Indoors
Bunny-proofed room(s)
Litter-box

Rabbits groom each other and you, if you are lucky!

They groom each other for cleanliness and also to show affection. Grooming your rabbit is a wonderful time to bond and is also necessary for your rabbit's health and wellbeing. There are four different types of grooming to consider.

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