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When Kelly Day contacted The Critter Corral in Steger, IL, about adopting Tater Tot, a guinea pig she’d seen on Petfinder, Rose, the founder, asked if she might consider Coco, a piggy with two things going against her chances of being adopted – a head tilt and pink eyes.  Kelly …

Never let it be said that tiny furry creatures don’t have personality. Princess greets her family by standing up against the side of her crate and squeaking, greeting them when they’ve been out of sight. “She absolutely loves chin rubs and is starting to like being petted on her back,” …

Adopt Aberforth and Albus at The Critter Connection in Durham, CT. Whitney Potsus is vice president of The Critter Connection guinea pig rescue in Durham, CT, which has taken in more than 800 animals in seven years. She also writes the group’s blog, Guinea Pig Connection. She got her first …

Blind in one eye, Calico Jack was given a pirate-inspired name. Calico Jack, then named Larry, was among 14 senior guinea pigs who found themselves homeless when their pet parent passed away. The Critter Corral in Steger, IL, took them in and set about finding them homes. One person who …