The guinea pig is a unique and endearing small animal woth an intriguing history. This book is a practical resource to hellp the new owner develop the best care for his or her cuddly docile pet. T.F.H. has teamed up with Animal Planet the only television network devoted to the unique bonds between humans and animals, to present an exciting new series of family-friendly, comprehensive guides to superior pet care. Each book features newly written text from animal experts on a variety of topics, including feeding, housing, grooming, training, health care, and fun activities. Useful tip boxes in each chapter show every member of the household how to make the most out of owning a pet.