Raising a Healthy Guinea Pig

Raising a Healthy Guinea Pig

by Wanda L. Curran


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Raising a Healthy Guinea Pig by Wanda L. Curran

Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780882669991
Publisher: Storey Books
Publication date: 01/28/1997
Series: Storey Country Wisdom Bulletin Ser.
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 1,130,074
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.07(d)

About the Author

Although parents are typically the ones who introduce their children to new experiences, author Wanda L. Curran first gained interest in guinea pigs (cavies) when her daughter Nancy joined 4-H and developed a successful and prosperous hobby. Curran then became an adult 4-H leader in guinea pigs and rabbits and was inspired to write the book Your Guinea Pig. She is a member of the Golden State Cavy Breeders Association, the American Cavy Breeders Association, and the Oroville, Downtown Oroville, and Trendsetters 4-H Community Clubs. She lives in Oroville, California, with her husband John.

Table of Contents

A Note to Aspiring Pet Owners

Choosing Your Guinea Pig

Guinea Pig Housing and Equipment

Feeding Your Guinea Pig

Keeping Your Guinea Pig Healthy

Grooming Your Guinea Pig

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Raising a Healthy Guinea Pig 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Lebe More than 1 year ago
I love the books/bulletins that the Storey company provides. They are inexpensive and they are loaded with information. I have many on other subjects. This one about guinea pigs is very helpful in explaining feeding, housing and all around care for a cavy. I would recommend this to anyone who wants to have a wonderful pet, the guinea pig. Great book to start out with for cavies and on any subject too.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book is very well written and full of helpful facts. It has a variety of different information. And a pleasure to read. This book definitly helped me make my final decision on getting one of these adorable little pets.