Despite their name, guinea pigs are not at all related to pigs, nor are they endemic to Guinea. Guinea pigs are rodents and members of the Caviidae family, and are not found in the wild. Instead, they are domesticated and bred to be household pets.
- Scientific Name: Cavia porcellus
- Characteristics: Guinea pigs are both docile and social, and are wonderful first pets for those interested. Learn about the basics of pet ownership with our beautifully crafted and life-like guinea pig model!
- Size and Color: Guinea pigs can come in many different colors; this one has predominantly chestnut colored fur with white accents. This model measures 11 cm long and 4.5 cm tall.
- The Guinea Pig is part of the Incredible Creatures® collection.
- All of our products are Non-toxic and BPA free.
- Age 4+