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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Lessons I’ve Learned from Guinea Pigs

1/15/2017 | Fun Stuff | HappyCavy


Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Lessons I’ve Learned from Guinea Pigs

Life before guinea pigs –- my fantastic beasts –- was a simpler time. Saturday mornings were usually spent at the local farmer’s market or finding a new favorite hike among Oregon’s many outdoor offerings. Weekdays were spent quietly worki...



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Merry Christmas from HappyCavy!

12/23/2016 | Fun Stuff | HappyCavy


Merry Christmas from HappyCavy!

The HappyCavy guinea pigs wish you and your fuzzy friends a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! May your holidays be filled with clean cages, hay and health, generous helpings of floor time and joy expressed at a respectfully quiet volume. 🙂 ...



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The Case for Adopting (Not Buying) Guinea Pigs

10/17/2016 | Miscellaneous | HappyCavy


The Case for Adopting (Not Buying) Guinea Pigs

“When you ‘rescue’ a guinea pig from the pet store, you’re not rescuing the poor female guinea pig who now has to breed again and again to produce more babies.”...



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Literally Just Twelve Guinea Pig Photos to Make You Laugh

9/22/2016 | Fun Stuff | HappyCavy


Literally Just Twelve Guinea Pig Photos to Make You Laugh

Get your smile on with these 12 silly photos of guinea pigs found from around the web....



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Be a Secret Santa for a Shelter Guinea Pig this Holiday Season



Be a Secret Santa for a Shelter Guinea Pig this Holiday Season

The Guinea Pig Secret Santa Project aims to make the holidays a little brighter for shelter guinea pigs by coordinating volunteers across the world to send care packages of toys, treats and supplies to guinea pigs who won't have a forever home this h...



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