These days, I’ve been receiving many emails asking me for tips in caring for a new guinea pig, or how to prepare for the arrival of a new guinea pig. I might consider starting a series or a frequently asked questions section just so I can share with everyone the tips that I gave these readers.
But if there’s one tip that I’m going to give right now, it’s this: Good guinea pig care starts even before your piggies arrive in your home.
Why? Well, besides bracing yourself for the added responsibility a new guinea pig will bring, you will also need to prepare many things to meet their needs, especially during their first few weeks. Check out the infographic below for some recommendations on what to prepare before your piggies arrive:
What other things do you think should one prepare when bringing home a new guinea pig? Feel free to share your thoughts in the comments!