- Family Caviidae
- Length 25cm
- Weight 330g
- Lifespan 4 to 8 years
- Diet Grasses, shoots, stems and fruits
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The coat of the Guinea pig can have various colors such as white, brown, and black. It can also have a solid color or spots.
They can have up to 5 litters a year and each litter can have 1 to 6 young.. Their gestation period is 68 days.
The Guinea pig as a domestic animal can be anywhere in the world, but if it has to be outdoors it prefers areas with low vegetation.