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    These are my two babies the white one is Marley

    and little fat baby (brown and white) is Annabelle they're my little listeners because they just cuddle and lay with me and listen to me yab on. ( is it weird that I talk to them?) I love them dearly!
    Nottheaveragegirl Nottheaveragegirl 18-21, F Feb 23, 2014

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    Sue Piggie

    I'd wanted a guinea pig for 2 years before I actually adopted one. I was 13, and had successfully kept and raised pet mice, rats & hamsters. I borrowed every book the school & county library had available on guinea pigs. So, on a trip to a small pet store in town, I was...
    tormentbynite tormentbynite 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 24, 2012

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    Oreo The Guinea Pig

    Besides turtles, I absolutely love Guinea Pigs :) They are just so fat, and pleasant, and adorable. They always look like they are smiling, and they have the most adorable eyes. They look like little round shiny beads :D Guinea Pigs are so fat, and fluffy, and cute :D :D :D :D My...
    jUsTaNoThErMaYaNiSt jUsTaNoThErMaYaNiSt 18-21, F Dec 21, 2011

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    What's Not To Love?

    My piggy's name is Bella. And let me tell you she's a little diva. When she knows I'm awake she'll start squeeling wanting her hay.  If she doesn't get it right away she'll knock over her igloo and run around the cage.  And she's crazy about lettuce.  I can have her in my lap...
    tngurl25 tngurl25 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 11, 2011

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    Daisy Mae And Patches

    I have two piglets (that is what I call my guinea pigs).  They are the sweetest things.  I purchased Daisy Mae first.  She seemed lonely, so I got Patches when Dais was with us for about 6 months.  I waited to long.  They did not get along at first at all - Daisy was a big...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 30, 2012

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    My Guinena Pig

     my Guinea pigs name is roo. brown and white but he has some orange to. He is so smart. He was whistling to the usher video "give me that". he loves that video. He understands when your giving him food cause he'll whistle you to death if you don't. He alerted my...
    Passionfruit3 Passionfruit3 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 3, 2009

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    Cute Little Fluffernutters, Aren't They?

    Mine are Lily Belle, the oldest, and Butter Biscuit, the youngest. (Biscuit actually looks almost exactly like the one in the group picture.) They're just like sisters though, constantly bickering and fighting over stuff. Totally adorable. ♥
    AntiveninKiss AntiveninKiss 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 14, 2012

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    Yup..I'm Hooked!!!

    their wheeks...their kisses...their popcorn jumps...their personalities....their playfulness...their little waddling...short legs...plump bellies...unmistakable profile....and why do they always have such a serious look on their little face?? We have one piggie right now. ...
    SmilingSueAnn SmilingSueAnn 41-45, F 5 Responses Jan 2, 2009

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    Pigusia

    One summer, my middle sister was entrusted with the care of two pets belonging to her then best friend. One of them was a scared little guinea pig. She was white and ginger with a tuft of sticky-up hair at the top of her head. My sister wasn't very interested in her, she...
    Cleansed Cleansed 22-25, F 4 Responses Jul 4, 2010

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    My First Guinea Pig Pretzel...

    Our neighbor got a guinea pig for her kids and kept it outside. However, she wanted to get rid of it, so she asked us if we wanted it. Hesitantly, my mother took him and the small cage he came in. At first, he was really nervous, and it took a long time for him to get used to us...
    animallover110293 animallover110293 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 4, 2013

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    cassandrawilkinson cassandrawilkinson 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    Motita ≪33.

    That's how I named him. He's the first guinea pig I've ever had. At first he was frantic!. So really scared. He still tries to run away when I try to handle him. But he's slowly getting used to it. I don't keep him in a normal cage. I'm making him a three room house. When I...
    TheemopandaX TheemopandaX 18-21, F May 17, 2013

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    cassandrawilkinson cassandrawilkinson 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 20, 2014

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    My Pigs

    I have two and they are amusing little things. I wish mine enjoyed being handled more. I've heard some pigs fall asleep on people. Mine don't mind being picked up to much but soon get jumpy and want to go back home. They're also cabbage addicts.
    Spicyrose Spicyrose 22-25 4 Responses Aug 25, 2008

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    cassandrawilkinson cassandrawilkinson 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 2, 2014

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    Not One Is The Same..

    When one of my piggies passed away, I heard someone saying: "Why don't you take a new one?" But it's not that simple. Every other guinea pig has its own character. At this moment I have eleven guinea pigs. I love them all, and yes, every one has a diffirent personality. Deandy is...
    Niino Niino 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 2, 2012

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    I had two when I was younger named Rodney

    and Brownie. They were so cute. ^_^ I loved holding them and they would nibble on my hand, I would feed them carrots, lettuce, and celery, and they were super friendly. :D
    InvaderGashloog InvaderGashloog 70+, F 1 Response Oct 13, 2014

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    My Guinea Pig Is Dying

    I'm not quite sure what to feel... Sad, yes, but I've never really felt sad about death, just numb. She's been getting skinnier for the past six months. Thats the only way you can tell a guinea pig is getting sick; if they showed any other signs, they'd make a better target for...
    scatterheart scatterheart 13-15, F 7 Responses Jun 2, 2012

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    i started to keep guinea pigs

    when i was like 7 and i used to have guinea pigs for about 20 years (not the same of course :D). the last years we had a huge cage in the garden where they stayed for the whole year. unfortunately the last two i had got caught by a marten which broke in. so this chapter was...
    Elbslayer Elbslayer 31-35, M Oct 29, 2014

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    Ruthie Girl

    I was trying to devoirce my husband and was living on my own with my two kids. It was lonely sometimes. I wanted a dog but knew finacially i couldnt handle it and it would be unfair to try. We looked at rabbits but after reading the rabbit handbook i was terrified my two year old...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 8, 2013

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    Does anyone use fleece bedding?

    I just started it and I have to say its waaaay better then regular bedding. If you can keep up with it!!! You may think its nasty but its really not. You just have to make sure you get rid of the poop before you wash them. And you haaave to make sure you do research A LOT OF...
    mypawshaveprints mypawshaveprints 18-21, F Nov 4, 2014

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    So Cute

    They are so fat and squashy i love them and they make the cutest noises!
    hellsbellsxxx hellsbellsxxx 18-21, F Jun 20, 2012

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    Misaki!

    I have a sweet little guinea pig named Misaki! He is the cutest little guy ever. His brother is named Squeaky and he is my sister's. They're really close. It was last year that I got him. I love him so much and am mad that I can only see him twice a month. My parents are...
    DarkCrowe DarkCrowe 16-17, T Feb 6, 2012

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    ThereIsNoName ThereIsNoName 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 15, 2014

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    My Little Piggie Lainey

    My Guinea Pig is nearing six months old, she is mainly dark brown but also has bits of white and caramel. She is short haired and I think her cutest qualitie is that her nose is brown not pink . Compared to Guinea Pigs my friends have had I think Lainey is very well behaved. She...
    iameffystonem iameffystonem 22-25, F Feb 1, 2013

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    Tweedle & Dee

    We have two beautiful short haired guinea pigs, my daughter adores Dee, she named them both, I love making their meals and catching the kids out as they try to eat their salad for them, my hubby says they r fed better than he is, he might be right. Dee gets carried around most of...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 11, 2013

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    Used to keep them as pets

    when I was younger. Amazing variety of colours and breeds. You could turn the lights off at night. And it would go quiet. Come back later and put the lights on and they'd be squeezing! Like they'd really missed you!!
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 2 Responses Jan 10

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    I just got a guinea pig a couple of days ago.

    ...her name is Shadow....she's so cute :D :D :D
    Ki123 Ki123 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 17, 2014

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    I Miss My Piggles Still

    i miss my guinea-pigs still. The last one i kept passed away in 2001. Then i went away to live in a flat and i wasnt allowed pets. i hope one day i can move to a place where i am allowed to have guinea-pigs.   my favourite of all my guinea-pigs was a little brindle...
    xdweebx xdweebx 26-30 1 Response Mar 26, 2009

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    Cute, Cute, Cute!

    I love their cute little voices, all bubble and squeak, and I love their dainty little feet and their Mona Lisa smiles.
    Tibicina Tibicina 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 27, 2009

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    Accidental Piggie Momma

    I had never thought of bringing home guinea pigs. I thought they were moody and probably stinky until a friend of mine educated me on how lovable the little rolly pollies are.On a that fateful day a co-worker was telling me about a piggie she had gotten for her son and how...
    MissShyKitty MissShyKitty 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 6, 2012

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    Mr. Moe And Gizmoe

    i love them so much everything thay do is so cute they are so loving its amazing idk what i would do with out them
    Kodirivera Kodirivera 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 29, 2012

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    Craigslist Guineapigs:(

    So out of curosity I look at craigslist in my area and to my dissapointment see lots of guineapigs! Some even stating after they get rid of there guineapigs they are getting a dog. Its disstressing seeing so many guineapigs without a happy secure home. Why would u get a dog if...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 15, 2013

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    Here are my darlings Merry

    and Pippin. They love to purr after every ring from the phone as well as pretending they are Spider-Man :)
    cassandrawilkinson cassandrawilkinson 26-30, F 4 Responses May 25, 2014

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    A Piggie Health Scare!!

    I have two guinea pigs, cookie, age 2. and twinkie, age1/2yrs. They are the best!! But one day, I noticed cookie was sneezing, a bunch!!So I picked her up and really looked at her.. There was discharge, or snot, running from her nose. so we took her to the vet, and she had URI.It...
    gwacee gwacee 13-15, F Nov 21, 2011

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    Toby And Buddy

    I love my guinea pigs, I've had them for about three weeks now. Toby is cuddly and he tends to pee everywhere! And Buddy is bigger and really inquisitive. He is always looking up at all the walls and running everywhere. They don't always get along, but theres been no major fights...
    tellmeeverything55 tellmeeverything55 18-21, F Jan 17, 2012

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    I'm allergic as hell to them,

    but it never stopped me lol. I've owned 4 in my life so far.., they are adorable! My first best friend was a all white one... He was so awesome. He liked me to dance with him and he let me dress him up with bows (yes I said he was a male)... But he went with it anyway. Loved...
    Mytime32 Mytime32 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 28, 2014

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