Food

Guinea Pig Food Chart

The following chart is a complete list of safe foods for guinea pigs. In the columns beside, you’ll find the frequency they can be fed and any important notes you should know about each particular food. Also listed is the Vitamin C and calcium content per 100 grams. Nutrient profiles are sourced from the official USDA…

45 Foods Your Guinea Pig Should Not Eat (Dangers, Toxic Foods and Plants)

Everyone knows that guinea pigs love to eat. However, there are many foods that guinea pigs simply can’t eat without serious consequences. The following list of foods can cause an upset stomach or worse if guinea pigs were to eat them. Some of these are extremely toxic, while others will cause varying degrees of digestive…

21 High Calcium Foods For Guinea Pigs (Best Foods for Baby Guinea Pigs)

Calcium is an essential nutrient for the growth and development of baby guinea pigs. Slightly higher amounts of calcium can also be beneficial for pregnant or nursing females. However, most adult guinea pigs require very little calcium in their diet. Feeding too many calcium-rich veggies can cause bladder stones to develop. It’s important to know…