Q: What is some good food to feed your guinea pigs?
January 10, 2009 | By Caitlin | 12 answers | Expired: 2011 days ago
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Jan 15, 2009
Oxbow Cavy Cuisine or Zupreem G.Pig pellets is what Dr. Gregory Rich would recommend as a main diet. Timothy Hay is very important for their teeth as they are notorious for teeth problems. Alfalfa hay should only be given to very young G.Pigs if at all. They need the hay to grind down their teeth and keep good shape. Also, vitamin C tablets daily is necessary. The tablets are preferable than the water additive as you cannot guarantee that your little pig will drink its daily allotment of Vitamin C. Carrot treats, Veggies, Kale etc. are always good but shouldn't be the main source of nutrition. Also, lettuce isn't all that great nutritionally as it is mostly water. I hope this helps!
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Jan 10, 2009
all the things kavykeeper said plus you can give them red leaf lettuce and green leaf lettuce never give them iceberg lettuce they can have corn on the cob with the husk and silk on, the husk and silk can be fed daily but the cob once or twice a week,my girls love parsley and cilantro,
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