Why are guinea pigs such popular pets? They are cute, furry, lovable little animals that are very affectionate and develop close bonds with their owners. A New Owner's Guide to Guinea Pigs is the perfect book for everyone who loves guinea pigs, whether they are new owners or longtime fanciers. From basic housing and feeding to breeding, showing, and everything in between, nothing is left out of this well-written and entertaining reference.
KAREN BAWOLL's "piggy passion" began at the age of ten, when her parents bought her a guinea pig as a first pet. She has written about guinea pigs for many years, and her love of animals and commitment to educating pet owners remains her inspiration. She currently shares her home with four guinea pigs and two Siberian Huskies.