Guinea Pig  (Cavia porcellus) is domesticated from ancestors native to South America, the Guinea Pig has remained a popular pet for many years now.

Docile temperament, rarely biting, and ability to recognize their favorite human companions make them a great first pet choice for children. Guinea Pigs are available in a wide range of coat types and colors including smooth coat, long hair, Peruvian and silky to name a few. Average life span for a guinea pigs ranges from 5 to 7 years.