Monthly Archives: July 2014

Adopting Princess Piggy Poo

Recently, I read a book by Nia Vardalos called Instant Mom. She tells about her journey to becoming a mother. After years of unsuccessful fertility treatments, she went the route of adoption. And, even with adoption, there were several options. … Continue reading

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Princess Piggy Poo thump-thump

Guinea pigs’ tiny hearts beat from 200 to 300 times each minute, according to the Merck Veterinary Manual. And, that’s their resting heart rate. Your resting heart rate should be between 60 and 100, even lower if you’re athletic. I … Continue reading

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Princess Piggy Poo woof-woof

Lately, I’ve been inadvertently referring to Princess Piggy Poo as “puppy.” I call her Princess Puppy Poo when I make the slip up. It’s no secret — even to Princess Piggy Poo — that since I’ve been working from home … Continue reading

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Princess Piggy Poo rubbing off on me

Guinea pigs are skittish little pets. Even if you interact with your cavy several times each day, sometimes when you try to pick up your furry friend, it will dart away as if you’re a new threat. I find it … Continue reading

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