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Can rats and guinea pigs be put in the same cage?

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I have a guinea pig and I'm thinking about getting a rat. Can they be put in the same cage?
asked Dec 3, 2013 in Rats by anonymous

1 Answer

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No. They can become aggressive with each other and you would wind up losing one. They also have different diet and cage requirements. They are best left each in his own cage.
answered Dec 30, 2013 by (36,420 points)