Guinea pigs

proper care and understanding : expert advice for appropriate maintenance by Katrin Behrend

Publisher: Barron"s in New York

Written in English
Cover of: Guinea pigs | Katrin Behrend
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Edition Notes

StatementKatrin Behrend ; color photographs, Karin Skogstad ; illustrations, György Jankovics ; [translated from the German by Elizabeth D. Crawford].
LC ClassificationsSF459.G9 B4413 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1868263M
ISBN 100812046129
LC Control Number90026577

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Its central argument propounds that the American population is being used as guinea pigs in a giant experiment undertaken by the American producers of food stuffs and patent Author: Arthur Kallet and Frederick J.

Schlink. The guinea pig or domestic guinea pig (Cavia porcellus), also known as cavy or domestic cavy, is a species of rodent belonging to the family Caviidae and the genus Cavia.

Despite their common name, guinea pigs are not native to Guinea, nor are they biologically related to pigs, and the origin of Class: Mammalia. Guinea pigs were apparently domesticated more than 3, years ago in Peru, coinciding with humans’ transition from a nomadic to an agricultural lifestyle.

The Incas kept guinea pigs, and the animals were bred during the same period by various people who lived along the Andes Mountains from northwestern Venezuela to central Chile. May 07,  · A guinea pig is such a cute and funny pet. Check out these cute guinea pigs and funny guinea pigs in this new animals compilation.

Thanks for watching. Here's our. Dec 02,  · How to Care for Guinea Pigs. Guinea pigs are smaller pets, but they require plenty of space, time, effort, and human interaction. If you are willing to give your guinea pig a good home with proper food, attention, living space, grooming.

Guinea Pigs (Aspca Pet Care Guide) by Mark Evans ( DK CHILDREN) Basic care guide geared toward children. Anti-breeding Diet Housing Medical Overall Pros: The information offered is basically sound, though limited in scope and written for children. Encourages responsible pet ownership.

Guinea Pigs Keeping and Caring for your Pet (Book): Beck, Angela: "Discusses how to choose and care for a guinea pig, including diet, behaviors, housing, grooming, exercise, popular breeds, and vet care"--Provided by publisher.

“Sewing for Guinea Pigs” is a book that will show you how to sew items to customize the look and feel of your cavy how to save money with fleece cage liners and other homemade products. Make custom sets for holidays or just for everyday use.

Jul 01,  · I have been living with guinea pigs for over 40 years and this is the best book I have found that adequately explains how to care for them. I bought it recently for a friend who was considering adding a guinea pig to her household.

This book gave her all of the information she needed to make an intelligent decision.4/5. New to Guinea Pigs. This book has a wealth of good info about the basics of guinea pig care. Still deciding about guinea pigs. This books lays out all the basics you'll need about guinea pig care and maintenance in a fun kind of Cagetopia.

'Rumblestrut': guinea pigs can use a sway, accompanied by a rumble or purr, to intimidate a rival or to attract a mate. 'Popcorn': this animated combination of shaking, leaping and skipping signifies guinea-pig happiness. Handling and playing with your guinea pig.

Always wash your hands before (and after) picking up or petting guinea pigs. Medical Reference Books for You and Your Vet. Serious owners and vets (especially those unfamiliar with guinea pigs) should consider purchasing one or more reference books. They can provide important information on guinea pig illnesses and dose charts for medicines commonly prescribed for guinea pigs.

Playing & grooming. Guinea pigs love to forage. Toys that hide treats (and can stand up to a good gnaw) are perfect. So is a wire playpen that will protect your furry friends and allow them to safely scurry across large spaces in your house. Guinea Pigs (Book): Marsico, Katie: Discover some of the most fascinating animals in the world with the Nature's Children series.

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He was the male and "hogged" the food from the females which is why they affected him more. We later found out tomatoes were not safe for guinea pigs.

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Skip to main navigation Skip to main navigation Skip to search Skip to search Skip to content Hours & Location Help Help, opens a new window. Hours.Poly Pig and Sweetie make a new friend, Lollipop. The three guinea pigs have scary moments when the children leave them outside unsupervised, but it all ends well.

Illustrations are crafted from felt, beads, and glue. $ per book, plus $ per book for s/h within the USA; $ per book for International.Autism is still very much a big puzzle, but turning kids with this condition into a new group of guinea pigs won’t bring us any closer to solving it.

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