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Pet smart: Homes sought for hundreds of guinea pigs

Pet smart: Homes sought for hundreds of guinea pigs
Oregon is looking for permanent homes for 250 guinea pigs.

An Oregon homeowner saddled with a whopping 250 guinea pigs was bailed out by the Oregon Human Society in Portland, which is trying to find forever homes for the adorable creatures.” The Oregon Human Society in Portland has taken in 250 guinea pigs from an overwhelmed pet owner.” The agency’s cat and kitten intake center has been closed due to the coronavirus outbreak, so for now it’s able to house all of the guinea pigs.“Despite the challenges of the [COVID-19] pandemic, the need to help pets and people continues,” explained Sharon Harmon, the president of the Oregon Humane Society.

com) Laura Klink, an Oregon Humane Society spokeswoman, said that an adoption timeline will be in the offing.“But obviously, we’re going to be giving a lot of counseling on how quickly they can produce if you’ve got a male and a female together.

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