guinea pig eating a tomatoe

Can guinea pigs eat tomatoes? Benefits & Risks

Tomatoes are vegetables full of many valuable vitamins and minerals. There are endless recipes for tomato dishes, and it’s no wonder that they are some of the most beloved vegetables in the world. But what about giving to your lovely guinea pigs? Can guinea pigs eat them?  Guinea Pigs can eat tomatoes as long as […]

guinea pig eating pineapple

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Pineapple? (Good or Bad)

Pineapple is one of the most popular fruits worldwide, but can Guinea Pigs eat pineapple? Let’s find out! Guinea pigs can be given pineapples but this has to be in small amounts. They must be given occasionally as a treat and not an everyday meal. Pineapples contain 10g of natural sugar per 100 grams of […]

guinea pig with an onion

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Onions? Good or Bad for Guinea pigs!

Onions are full of antioxidants and vitamin C. This makes them a pretty healthy option for most people. They tend to be toxic to animals, however, and the guinea pig is no exception! In fact, for them, even a little bit of onion can prove fatal.  This is due to the presence of a compound […]

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 […]