Posts Tagged “pets for children”

Guinea Pig 101: How to Keep Your Cavy Happy

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Guinea Pig 101: How to Keep Your Cavy Happy

text and photos by Michele D’Amour McDanel Since having Rosie  and now Hamish, I have learned a lot about guinea pig care, and would like to share what I’ve learned for those who have guinea pigs or might be thinking about adopting one. Housing Guinea pigs need a minimum of eight square feet of floor space in…

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Rosie the Riveting Guinea Pig

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Rosie the Riveting Guinea Pig

photos and text by Michele D’Amour McDanel I first met Rosie when she’d already moved in. My husband, Patrick, had brought her to the house while I was out. She was a rescue from a family whose children weren’t caring for her adequately anymore. We eyed each other with mutual curiosity, and some trepidation on my…

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