• Anatomical and histological study of kidney, ureter and urinary bladder in male guinea pig (Cavia porcellus)', ALNAHRAIN JOURNAL FOR ENGINEERING SCIENCES , 43(1), pp. 75-84. (iraqjournals.com)
  • A total of 20 healthy adult male guinea pigs were used in this study to investigate the anatomical, histological and morphometrical characteristics of the kidneys, ureter and urinary bladder. (iraqjournals.com)
  • Guinea pigs are small, sociable, `chatty¿ rodents. (rspca.org.uk)
  • Two days after infecting groups of guinea pigs with a lethal dose of Lassa virus, the scientists treated the rodents daily for two weeks with either ribavirin, low doses of favipiravir, or high doses of favipiravir. (eurekalert.org)
  • books.google.com - Guinea pigs are amusing and popular pets for kids and grownups alike. (google.com)
  • Feeding - You will need a dry food mix such as Gerty Guinea Pig as your pets' main food. (angelfire.com)
  • Guinea pigs may be pets elsewhere, but in some parts of South. (neatorama.com)
  • Guinea Pigs - Better Served as Pets or Meals? (kiva.org)
  • If you showed me the guinea pigs pictured above before this Tuesday, I most likely would have said, "What cute pets you have! (kiva.org)
  • Guinea pigs make great pets since they are quiet and easy to handle. (wikihow.com)
  • Guinea pigs are traditionally thought of as good first pets for children, but it should always be an adult that takes responsibility to ensure they are properly handled and cared for. (rspca.org.uk)
  • As is the case with other household pets (like fish, dog, and turtle), guinea pigs (or "cuy," in Spanish) are cultural delicacies in some parts of the world. (gadling.com)
  • Guinea pigs are cute and wonderful animals to keep as pets. (wikihow.com)
  • Nielsen stresses that guinea pigs are not low-maintenance pets. (petfinder.com)
  • The expenses of food and bedding, not to mention health care, mean guinea pigs can be surprisingly costly pets. (petfinder.com)
  • Most pets can coexist if care is taken to ensure the guinea pigs' safety. (petfinder.com)
  • With the export of guinea pigs to Europe in the 15th century, the goal in breeding shifted to focus on the development of appealing pets. (wikipedia.org)
  • Though there are many breeds of guinea pig, only a few breeds are commonly found on the show table as pets. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most guinea pigs found as pets were either found undesirable[clarification needed] by breeders or were bred to be pleasant pets regardless of how well they meet the breed standard of perfection. (wikipedia.org)
  • Glutamine supplements can suppress reactivation of herpes simplex virus (HSV) in mice and guinea pigs, according to findings recently published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation . (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Reuters) - U.S. immunotherapy company Inovio Pharmaceuticals Inc ( INO.O ) said on Wednesday its experimental vaccine to prevent coronavirus infection produced protective antibodies and immune system responses in mice and guinea pigs. (reuters.com)
  • When Kelly Day contacted The Critter Corral in Steger, IL, about adopting Tater Tot, a guinea pig she'd seen on Petfinder, Rose, the founder, asked if she might consider Coco, a piggy with two things going against her chances of being adopted - a head tilt and pink eyes. (petfinder.com)
  • This months # guineapig piggy #patreon pals sticker set turned out adorable! (twitter.com)
  • People generally do like to eat guineas pigs that have dark brown or black fur because the darker colors stain the skin so it makes it look old with dirty spots. (kiva.org)
  • We Don't just submit Photos of your guineas, if you have any guinea pig art or poems you can also submit them. (deviantart.com)
  • Whitney Potsus is vice president of The Critter Connection guinea pig rescue in Durham, CT, which has taken in more than 800 animals in seven years. (petfinder.com)
  • But, there are many rescue centres which have guinea pigs that need a loving home. (angelfire.com)
  • Websites like Petfinder are an invaluable resource for people who wish to adopt homeless guinea pigs from shelters and rescue groups. (petfinder.com)
  • We rescue and rehome all kinds of animals - including Guinea pigs. (rspca.org.uk)
  • I would try to get a guinea pig from a rescue organization or shelter, though - I wish I had. (yahoo.com)
  • It is a common misconception that two male guinea pigs will fight. (petfinder.com)
  • giving away two male guinea pigs. (usfreeads.com)
  • hello, i am selling my two, male guinea pigs that are about 4-6 months old. (usfreeads.com)
  • Calico Jack, then named Larry, was among 14 senior guinea pigs who found themselves homeless when their pet parent passed away. (petfinder.com)
  • Another issue facing senior guinea pigs is bumblefoot, an infection of the pads of the feet. (ehow.co.uk)
  • While domestic guinea pigs are generally hardy, they can suffer from a number of ailments. (infobarrel.com)
  • Many domestic guinea pigs are fed hay. (infobarrel.com)
  • From ca. 1200 AD to the Spanish conquest of the Inca Empire in 1532, selective breeding by indigenous South American people resulted in many landrace varieties of domestic guinea pigs, which form the basis for some of the modern, formal breeds. (wikipedia.org)
  • On Tuesday, April 25, 2017, the Seattle Animal Shelter served as the Western Washington transport hub to receive almost 100 guinea pigs from eastern Oregon. (flickr.com)
  • Signs of Old Age in Guinea Pigs" last modified May 13, 2017. (ehow.co.uk)
  • A Guinea Pig's History of Biology is his first book, winner of the Jerwood Award for non-fiction work in progress. (penguin.co.uk)
  • Heatstroke can cause guinea pigs to drool, which is not normal guinea pig behavior. (wikihow.com)
  • Popcorning is done the most by young guinea pigs that are also able to jump the highest, although adults still occasionally engage in this behavior. (reference.com)
  • Fresh clean water, soft grass hay, and plain dye-free pellets formulated with Vitamin C especially for guinea pigs should always be available. (petfinder.com)
  • The best food for a guinea pig is high-quality commercial pellets made from timothy hay. (reference.com)
  • To enable your guinea pigs to adjust to the new litter box, add soiled bedding that includes their fecal pellets to the litter box so that they understand that it is a toilet area. (wikihow.com)
  • Plain, dye-free guinea pig pellets make a good add. (reference.com)
  • Unlimited guinea pig pellets that are 18% protein and has a high amount of Vitamin C. with no seeds or colored stuff. (yahoo.com)
  • please feel free to join my group to check out available guinea pigs https://www.facebook.com/groups/guineapigsforsale/?ref=br_tf they are taken well care. (usfreeads.com)
  • Signs a guinea pig may be suffering from stress/fear can include hiding most of the time, chewing cage bars, over-grooming, altered feeding or toileting habits, over-drinking or playing with the water bottle, sitting hunched, reluctance to move, and repeated circling of their enclosure. (rspca.org.uk)
  • i have a national geographic guinea pig cage that i. (usfreeads.com)
  • male guinea pig about 7 months old comes with cage, house,water bottle, and bedding in cage. (usfreeads.com)
  • When guinea pigs run back and forth across their cage and jump up and down repeatedly, it is because they are happy. (reference.com)
  • Guinea pigs require a cage, bedding, food and water for basic care. (reference.com)
  • Clean your guinea pigs' cage at least once every week. (wikihow.com)
  • Spot-clean the guinea pigs' cage daily. (wikihow.com)
  • Particularly if you have multiple guinea pigs in one cage, you should clean out parts of the cage daily in addition to the once-a-week deep cleaning. (wikihow.com)
  • Allow the cage to dry completely (in the sun if possible), place fresh bedding in the bottom of the cage, and return your guinea pigs to their home. (wikihow.com)
  • Place 1-3 inches of bedding in the bottom of your guinea pigs' cage. (wikihow.com)
  • Though odor blocking bedding can make the guinea pigs' cage smell better, you should still clean the cage well and completely replace the bedding at least once every week. (wikihow.com)
  • Measure the size of your guinea pig cage. (wikihow.com)
  • Pups will reach adult size very quickly, so it is recommended to have your pups in a cage that is an adequate size for an adult guinea pig. (wikihow.com)
  • If you have a mother guinea pig in a cage with her babies, the cage should be large enough (minimum of 8 square feet) to accommodate all of them through the nursing stage. (wikihow.com)
  • X Research source For example, there is usually one-inch spacing between the bars on a guinea pig cage. (wikihow.com)
  • Yes you should put bedding in the cage, it is very important to have at least 4' of bedding so your guinea pig is always dry and clean. (yahoo.com)
  • I find my guinea pigs also use it as a toy, they like to make figure eights when they run and play in their cage and always run through the house. (yahoo.com)
  • But Brett C. Leonard, the author of the Labyrinth Theater Co.'s 'Guinea Pig Solo,' doesn't make much of a case for his experiment. (variety.com)
  • During her senior year in college, she moved into a pet-friendly apartment and knew she needed a guinea pig to make it seem like home. (petfinder.com)
  • The Proper Care of Guinea Pigs is written by a well-respected authority on guinea pigs and will make owners more enthusiastic about owning them. (google.com)
  • X Research source Heatstroke, however, can make a guinea pig feel very weak. (wikihow.com)
  • It provides us with a very useful tool because we make use of this response to catch the guinea pigs without having them fleeing all around the bin. (awionline.org)
  • Though, ones with darker fur tend to be more resistant to diseases, so Isabel has one black guinea pig that she is try to cross bred with white guinea pigs to make her stock more resistant to illnesses. (kiva.org)
  • Make California lawmakers our housing guinea pigs Most Californians agree that housing is the state's biggest crisis. (vcstar.com)
  • She took out a small loan to purchase 30 females and 3 males guinea pigs. (kiva.org)
  • In the future, she wants to take out another small loan to rent some land to grown her own alfalfa and corn to feed her guinea pigs and grow her business. (kiva.org)
  • I am a vegetarian cook, so the thought of killing and roasting a small guinea pig sounds awfully unappetizing to me. (gadling.com)
  • It perhaps comes from English speakers using the location Guinea to mean a vague, foreign land and the animal's resemblance to small pigs. (reference.com)
  • By gently pressing on the abdomen of a male Guinea pig near the genitalia, a small penis will emerge that. (reference.com)
  • 07.27.2012 - West Hartford, CT - Sneakers (L-R), a Guinea Pigs in Joanna Douglass' foster care rests in his crate. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Before buying a guinea pig, remember that it is your responsibility to care for it every day of its life, which can be up to 5 or 6 years. (angelfire.com)
  • hi i have 7 guinea pigs and have recently run into financial issues and can no longer give them the care they deserve. (usfreeads.com)
  • How Do You Care for Guinea Pigs? (reference.com)
  • Heifer Peru participants are learning to care for guinea pigs and maintain gardens, which will help support their families when the coffee harvest is slim due to coffee rust , disease or plague. (heifer.org)
  • There is no one ¿perfect¿ way to care for all guinea pigs because every guinea pig and every situation is different. (rspca.org.uk)
  • Some people complain to her that they didn't know guinea pigs would be so much work and that they don't have enough time to care for them. (petfinder.com)
  • With proper care, guinea pigs live an average of five to seven years. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Guinea Pigs: complete care made easy-practical advice To caring For your guinea pig. (wikipedia.org)
  • Unfortunately, elderly guinea pigs are susceptible to several health ailments, including heart attacks, kidney and liver disease, stroke and an increasing incidence of cancer, most commonly lymphosarcoma. (ehow.co.uk)
  • You must always keep guinea pigs in same sex pairs, or you will end up with a lot of babies! (angelfire.com)