Spring Time Tipping Point

At some point during the spring of each year, Lice ‘n’ Easy Shampoo takes over from Manuka & Neem Shampoo as our #1 top selling shampoo. This usually happens when the weather has been warmer for a while. 2015 saw the tipping point last week – later than in 2014 which was unusually warm from…

Recycling At Its Best!

We always love hearing from our “little customers” and today was no exception. Laura was asking about the best way to trim her long haired guinea. She was currently being taken to the Vet to be clipped with their trimmers. A bit further along in the conversation, it turns out that the clipped hair was…

Looking for some last minute Christmas gift ideas?

  Are you looking for a bit of inspiration for Christmas gifts for guinea pig lovers, or their guineas? Here are some last minute ideas for you to check out…     An amazing magical Flying Carpet Guinea Pig giclee print from Out Of The Hutch artist Caroline Whittle.  Limited edition available from eBay (UK…

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…

Lawn Mowing Duties!

There is nothing better than seeing guineas out on the grass enjoying themselves. The weather here in the UK has been pretty good over the past few weeks, so Venus and Apollo have been out on lawn mowing duties every day. My current runs had seen better days after several very hard winters, so I…