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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 had adopted from the rescue before and always liked to …

“My Nana gave me my first pet ever for my 6th birthday, a guinea pig named Harry. I’ve been hooked on the little, furry fuzzballs ever since,” says Natalie Truman of Manhattan, KS. During her senior year in college, she moved into a pet-friendly apartment and knew she needed a guinea pig to make it seem like home. “Instead of …

Someone had let Skunk loose in a park to fend for himself. Fortunately, a Good Samaritan found him before he starved. By the time the Guinea Pig reached The Critter Coral, he was malnourished and was suffering from an upper respiratory infection. The Critter Corral, located in Steger, IL, started restoring his health and then posted his listing on Petfinder. …