Archive for October, 2010

Piggy PM Format

Piggy PM’s values are based on the Pigfesto by Guinea Pig Welfare ( The primary objective of a Piggy PM is to raise awareness of basic care and of its importance to the overall health and well-being of guinea pigs. Guinea Pig Welfare is committed to working with veterinary profession and Piggy PMs are held […]

October 27, 2010   Posted in: Piggy PMs  No Comments

It’s cold outside…

… so bring the guinea pigs into a temperature controlled environment. Comfortable for them and for you. Oil Filled Radiators are a safe way to heat sheds and relatively cheap to run. Cost will depend on supplier but, for instance, a 1kw heater would cost 10p an hour to run where the unit cost is […]

October 26, 2010   Posted in: Seasonal care  No Comments

Reading Guinea Pig Rescue website

Guinea Pig Welfare is becoming a less locally based website as time goes on and we have made the decision to move the locally based Reading Guinea Pig Rescue website to a different hosting. The domain now points to the new site. Hopefully this will make things a little clearer too. Our other associated […]

October 2, 2010   Posted in: Rescue  No Comments