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pets in school

Should Pets Be Allowed In School? – Pros And Cons For And Against

A common debate is whether pets should be allowed in school. There are definite advocates for both sides. Some teachers say that pets teach responsibility. They also suggest that pets can help kids manage stress. While this may be true, the wellbeing of the pets concerned is not being taken into account. A classroom is […]

guinea pig eating apples

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Apple Cores? Pros & Cons Of Apple Cores

You can indeed feed your guinea pig apple cores, with one stipulation. The seeds must be removed – every single one. This is because apple seeds, stored in the core, are poisonous. They contain a toxic compound called cyanide. So, yes, guinea pigs can eat apple cores. We still want to be sure to answer the […]

GUINEA PIG IN A FIELD

7 Ways To Keep Your Guinea Pig Cool | Summer Hot Weather Tips

Guinea pigs make lovely pets, but they are rather sensitive. They have special digestive requirements, and specific temperature requirements as well.¬†We consider the problem of how to keep your guinea pig cool in hot weather. Guinea pigs have a strong dislike of both heat and cold. They prefer an environment of 65-75 degrees. Otherwise, they […]

GUINEA PIGS FIGHTING

Why Do Guinea Pigs Fight | 5 Easy Steps To Stop Them Fighting

Guinea pigs are actually very sociable creatures by nature. In the wild, guinea pigs even travel in herds, adorably enough. Sometimes, however, guinea pigs do not get along. So, why do guinea pigs fight? Why do Guinea Pigs Fight? Guinea pigs that consider themselves enemies may attack and bite each other viciously. Sometimes the issue […]