Your pocket pet likes to eat just like you! But unlike humans, they practically live to eat and they will munch on whatever it is you give them. The voracious appetite of your tiny guinea pig is a sign of its happy, healthy and little cavy life. They are easy to please because they enjoy any type of food but that doesn’t mean you can throw anything to them. Before you let them gnaw on their guinea pig treats, read on to know which is good for your tiny furry friend.
The Basic Guinea Pig Diet
Guinea pig can live with just water, guinea pig pellets and grass hay. Yes, it is very easy to feed them and keep them alive. But you don’t want your beloved pet eating just that three all his life when you are enjoying on several types of food in a day.
Like humans, guinea pigs drink a lot of water and it is very essential to their health. Fresh water is a priority in their diet since most of their diet staples are mostly dry-say pellets and grains so he should have an access to clean water 24/7. (more…)