Christmas and the holidays are just around the corner, so we have put together our annual list of cute and creative gifts for all of your guinea pigs, rabbits, hedgehogs, and other small pets on your list. We also have some ideas for the small pet lovers on your list, too! We encourage you to "shop small" this holiday by supporting the many small businesses and rescue groups now selling fantastic and fun products for small pets and their owners.
Christmas and the busy holiday season will be here before you know it. Why not surprise your guinea pigs, rabbits, hedgehogs and other small pets with something extra special this holiday season? We have put together a list of some of our favorite, unique holiday gift ideas for the small pets and small-pet-lovers on your list. Time to get shopping!
By now, many guinea pig and small pet owners are familiar with our STAYbowl®Tip-Proof Bowls, and know that they prevent pets from dumping their food. This can save a lot of time and money! In fact, the bowls very quickly pay for themselves.
But you may not realize that the STAYbowl®also promotes health and wellness for guinea pigs and small pets.
We have tried everything in our guinea pig cage from Carefresh paper bedding to Aspen wood shavings to homemade fleece liners to custom fleece liners. We find fleece liners to work best for our family and our guinea pigs. But how to keep the cage clean and smelling fresh? The truth is you will never completely eliminate the smell and mess, but you can definitely reduce it. Here are our top 5 pro tips to keep your guinea pig fleece bedding smelling clean and fresh:
What if I cut out junk food and sugar and increased my own intake of fruits and veggies to recommended levels? In other words, what if I ate like a guinea pig for 30 days? The 30-Day Guinea Pig Challenge was on!
The holidays are a great time to spoil your guinea pigs, rabbits and other small pets! This year, it is easier than ever to find unique gifts online for the special piggies on your list. Here are a few gift selection favorites from our two guinea pigs, Ginger and Cocoa:
We had a lot of fun this week being interviewed by TV 7 and TV 20 Detroit for their "Mom's a Genius" segment, which aired Wednesday and Thursday, and featured the story behind our STAYbowl™ Tip-Proof Bowl for guinea pigs and other pets. My daughter and I were also interviewed live yesterday morning on the TV 20 morning show. And one of our guinea pigs, Ginger, also made her live television debut during the guest appearance. You can see how relaxed she was in front of the cameras in this photo, where she is totally and completely "pancaked out."
**Breaking News** … The brand new ¾-cup STAYbowl™ Tip-Proof Bowl has just arrived in our online shop! This larger bowl has all the same great features of the original STAYbowl™, including a non-tip base and an ergonomic design that prevents spills and wasted kibble, but now in a larger size that can accommodate three to six guinea pigs.