Monthly Archives: July 2012

Marvellous Marbles Takes A Bath

                            This gorgeous painting of Marvellous Marbles having a bath was done by the hugely talented Caroline Whittle.  Here’s what she had to say: “Guinea pigs and their loving keepers worldwide salute you! This painting is in honour of what you do.”…

Even Gorgeous Guineas Get Skin Problems!

I often get emails from people who are beating themselves up because their guineas have a skin problem…even my own Gorgeous Guineas get the odd skin problem, despite the fact that I follow all my own advice! On Monday this week I  posted a link on Facebook to an interesting article in the Daily Mail…

MediBed vs Unibed

If you use Dengie MediBed (short chopped straw) as bedding for your guineas, you may have noticed that the price has shot up recently from just under £10 to £13.99 a bale. We were told about a similar, cheaper product called Unibed Poultry and Game which costs £8.99 a bale.  As always, we like to…