You're going to need a LOT of supplies
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Most pet store employees are not cavy experts, regardless of what they might claim, and they are trained to sell products, many of which are not in the best interests of your pet or are simply a waste of money.
Wasteful and harmful products include:
- Vitamin C drops for water
- Plastic "exercise" balls
- Treats with yogurt or seeds
Cube & Coroplast Habitats are Recommended
Visit this website: CavyCages.comPiggie Poo recommends that all of guinea pigs are housed in C&C habitats as pet store cages are just too small. Bigger is better, so opt for the largest cage possible.