Posts Categorized: guinea pigs

Turning 25 // the perfect way to celebrate

I had my 25th birthday a couple weeks ago on February 16. 25 is a big one, you know? It marks the completion of your first quarter century of life and brings you into the second one. I wanted to do something super special for this day and spent weeks trying to think of cool… Read more »

Choose Adoption // Introducing Chaya

About a month ago, we lost our guinea pig child Loverboy. It was really tough for us, but even tougher for Nala…Loverboy was her best friend, and as really social animals guinea pigs don’t do well alone. She spent the past month sitting in one corner of her cage, just staring for hours. We knew… Read more »

Saying goodbye.

Anyone who owns pets knows that they’re your children; they are such a part of your life that you literally cannot imagine being without them, despite knowing that their life spans are so short compared to ours. This weekend, we had to say goodbye to our little guinea pig guy, Loverboy. Back when I was in… Read more »

10 reasons guinea pigs are freaking amazing

01. They have adorable tiny faces. 02. They have adorable little butts. 03. They’re clean little guys and they don’t stink. 04. You never have to waste fruit or vegetable remains! 05. They have the cutest little voices and each piggie has its own unique sounding one. 06. They have HAIR not fur, so people… Read more »

Park picnic + guinea pig children

Ilhan and I decided that the guineas needed to see some sunshine and it was just too beautiful of a day to put it off. We whipped up a quick lunch and picked up these mini individual bottles of wine and just sat around in the grass for an hour or so. PS. Remember to… Read more »

Bath Time!

I love giving my guinea pig children baths. Showers, rather. I just bring them into the shower with me (taking care to not get my shampoo/conditioner on them as it can hurt their skin) and wash them in there. I like to think they prefer that to a bath as showers more resemble their rainy… Read more »