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Plunging Temperatures

Although it is only Autumn here in the UK, the temperatures have really dropped over the past couple of nights after a pretty warm start to October. Autumnal weather is changeable, with more rain and wind forecast over the next couple of weeks, and soon frosty nights will be coming. Once the external temperature falls…

Just The Two Of Us

Last month we said a sad farewell to Ice:( He had to be helped on his way after a short illness and is much missed. The shed is a much quieter place without him. Now there are just two Gorgeous Guineas left – Digger and Venus. Ice was 5 and had been a Gorgeous Guinea…

Farewell Jupiter

Last month we said farewell to Jupiter as he went to be another star on Planet Guinea:(   He had only been a Gorgeous Guinea for a few months, making his appearance last October after the death of Chiara which left Ice on his own.  I took Jupiter on knowing that he was around 4 years…

POGS!

No, we haven’t forgotten how to spell!  POGS stands for Proud Owners Of Guinea Pigs In Singapore… We love hearing about innovative ideas from our “little customers”. Thanks to Singapore customer Wendy Lee for sharing this story. I set up the (closed) Facebook group page for Proud Owners Of Guinea Pigs In Singapore (POGS) in…

What’s My Squeak?

You would take your guinea to a guinea-competent Vet as soon as possible! This noise is known as “the bladder stone cry”.  It is typically heard when there is a stone (or stones / sludge) in the bladder, which can cause your guinea a lot of pain.  Once heard, this noise is never forgotten as…