13 Reasons Why It Had To Be Guinea Pigs

Our nominee for 2013 animal of choice.

The humble Guinea Pig.

An animal small in stature, but big in character.

1. This versatile little fellow can blend in in any situation.

What Guinea Pig? That’s a dinosaur bro.

Masters of disguise, ninjas of the rodent world.

Spot the guinea pig.

2. Unphased by celebrity, they maintain a professional attitude at all times.

Nancy here, the consummate professional, with Zachary Quinto.

3. They also work with children, human and guinea pig.

I mean, they don’t look happy about it but neither does Alan.

4. They keep abreast of the latest trends.

Twerk little piggy, twerk!

5. They are always ready for their close-up.

Do they need me on set?

6. They do all their own stunts.


7. They take direction incredibly well.

We’ll have none of that diva nonsense from these piggies.

8. They’re not above self-promotion.

It’s only a matter of time before they employ the art of photobombing like their hero, Jennifer Lawrence.

9. They look fabulous in hats.

Not everyone can wear a crown y’know.

10. Fluffiness

Never underestimate the powers of fluffiness.

11. When they combine their efforts nothing can stop them.

Go Team!

12. They get on with anyone.

Ooooh, friend.

13. Mutual nose boop.

How could you not love them?

Merry Christmas one and all.

The Guinea Pig Nativity is available in book shops now.

Meet the stars on A Guinea Pig Is For Life Not Just For Tumblr.

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