Some Tips for Play

 

1. Guinea pigs like to play in burrows and tunnel like mazes. This play area can be made even more interesting if odor trails are laid out in various places. These can consist of plants and animal scent. Be careful with the scent of a dominant male , it triggers fear


2. Guinea pigs often play the most in the mornings and evenings


3. Tamed guinea pig youngsters like to hop and chase each other around. When taking a break from play, they will even let you pet them


4. Familiar noises like squealing and cooing make guinea pigs feel save and encourage them to play