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Handling your guinea pig

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Abigail Edis


Handling your guinea pig

Guinea pigs rarely violently struggle when they are being picked up, but they sometimes make a "squeal of protest", which sounds pig-like to many people. Nevertheless, great care should be taken not to injure them when picking them up.

Due to the size of their rotund belly, their spines and hindquarters should always be supported when handling

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