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When searching to buy guinea pig pets, pictures and information from the breeders is important, this would apply to guinea hen birds also. The average life span for the species is 3-6 years in the wild. Once the males reach sexual maturity, there occur fights for the right to mate with a female. The average litter size is about 2-5 babies that are about 70-100 grams at birth. As males left with the females in captivity tend to display aggression toward juveniles it is necessary to separate the young from their parents. The young cavies become sexually mature at about 60 or 70 days. Adult cavy males weigh from 900 to 1000 grams on average while femalesí weight ranges from 700 to 900 grams. When searching to buy guinea pig pets, pictures and information from the breeders is important, this would apply to guinea hen birds also.

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Prior to purchasing a pet, educate yourself on the specifics of the species and make sure you are aware of the care requirements. Since there are a few types of the species, it is important to decide which one will suit you best. After that you will have to choose a source of obtaining a cavy and the best place always to obtain is directly from a private, hobbyist or a reputable breeder. Another alternative to purchasing a cavy from a breeder is to take it from a rescue house. Pet shops are not a good choice, because animals there are usually the result of mass breeding programs aimed at quantity, but not quality and bred purely for profit. When searching to buy guinea pig pets, pictures and information from the breeders is important, this would apply to guinea hen birds also.

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