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Guinea pig companions

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Guinea pig companions

In the wild large groups of guinea pigs will live happily together, providing company, security and physical grooming to each other. Company of their own kind is just as important for pet guinea pigs too. However, to ensure that the bonding process is as trouble-free as possible, there are some simple, but important guidelines that should be followed.

Guinea pigs are highly social animals

Which are the most successful combinations?

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What about rabbits?

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How should guinea pigs be bonded?

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Can guinea pigs that have lived alone for years have a guinea pig companion?

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Where can I get a companion for my guinea pig?

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What happens if one guinea pig falls ill?

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What should I do if one of the guinea pigs dies?

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Things to remember

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