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Training your guinea pig
Gerry Bucsis, Barbara Somerville.
Veterinary Medicine Library Call Number
  Stacks SF459 .G9 B84 2012 (Browse Shelf) Available
Other Authors
  • ISBN: 9780764146251 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0764146254 (pbk.)
  • OCLC Number: 704376680
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 100) and index.
Table of Contents

Preparations come first -- Good nutrition is important for lifelong learning -- Choosing your trainees -- Training your cavies to trust you -- Fostering friendship: guinea pig introductions -- Learning guinea pig language -- Decoding body language -- A need to gnaw -- Challenge your cavy's IQ: set up a stimulating cage -- Out-of-the-cage playtime -- Learning through play -- Training technique #1: lure-reward training -- Training technique #2: clicker training -- Coming when called -- Litter training -- Teaching tricks -- Lessons in leash walking -- Guinea pig travel plans -- A lifetime of learning.