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Finally, A Store For All Your Guinea Pig Fashion Needs

Have you been having trouble finding a good selection of clothing, hats, and hair extensions for your pet guinea pig? Fret no more, my friends: an online store called, fittingly,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 8, 2013 - 6:40 pm

College Student Receives $40,000 Settlement After Her Guinea Pig Is Banned From Campus

Kendra Velzen, a 28-year-old student at Grand Valley State University in Michigan, suffers from depression and uses a pacemaker. Her pet guinea pig, Blanca, helps her cope with the stress…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 12, 2013 - 1:20 pm

Watch This: Men Find Out What Childbirth Feels Like

In the latest experiment for their show “Guinea Pigs,” Dutch TV hosts Dennis Storm and Valerio Zeno were hooked up to an electro-simulator that mimics the painful contractions women experience…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 22, 2013 - 11:20 am

The Guinea Pig Olympics Are Almost As Riveting As The Real Thing

Tonight, the Olympics Opening Ceremony will kick off two weeks of elite competition from the most incredible athletes in the world. But amidst all the glitz, glory, and excitement, let’s…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 27, 2012 - 9:40 am

Girl Talk: The Bay Of (Guinea) Pigs

It took months of begging, pleading, bribing, and promises to convince my parents to get me my first guinea pig. We lived on a 38-acre farm with dogs, cats, and…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 30, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Your Guinea Pig Moment Of Zen

Two guinea pig buddies have a hearty nosh on a piece of pepper. Is anything more nom-licious? Probably not. [YouTube] …

Julie Gerstein | November 14, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Hump Day Cuteness: The Peruvian Guinea Pig Festival!

There’s a Peruvian guinea pig festival? Why didn’t anyone tell me?! Although I guess your level of excitement about this depends on whether you think guinea pigs are fuzzy cuties…

Jessica Wakeman | June 30, 2010 - 2:40 pm