Guinea Pig

A Nation of Animal Lovers? So Why Is Animal Testing on the Rise?

Jasmijn de Boo | Posted 15.09.2013 | UK
Jasmijn de Boo

On 16 July, the Home Office released statistics regarding the types of 4.11 million scientific procedures on other animals used in 2012, which again show an increase compared to 2011 figures. The Vegan Society is deeply worried about this trend and the assumed effectiveness of animal research that exists among many scientists and parliamentarians.

WATCH: Truffles The Guinea Pig Performs World Record Leap

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Move over, Mo Farah, Bradley Wiggins and Jessica Ennis. We'd like to put forward another contender for Sports Personality of the Year: Truffles the gu...

Cute Picture Of The Day: Rabbit Pushes Guinea Pigs In Trolley

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.10.2012 | UK Comedy

Blimey! That was weird. We dropped off to sleep for a moment - then woke up to see this little trio making their way across the desktop. Luckily, we j...

WATCH: Boston Terrier Is Best Friends With Baby Guinea Pig

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 06.07.2012 | UK Comedy

You know what's a good name for a red-haired guinea pig? Cinnamon Spice. And you know what's a good thing to do with said guinea pig? Let her play wit...

WATCH: World Record For Longest Guinea Pig Jump Smashed

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 19.03.2012 | UK Comedy

That's right, there's a world record for 'longest guinea pig jump' - and Truffles here is the current owner that record, the lithe little tyke. Fir...

PICTURES: Who Would You Choose? Girl And Guinea Pig Shot Scoops National Portrait Gallery Prize

PA | Posted 08.01.2012 | UK

An image of a 13-year-old holding her pet guinea pig has scooped this year's National Portrait Gallery photographic prize. The picture of Harr...