“Skinny” pigs make good pets and therapy animals, owner says

I would caution about this however as the nude guinea pigs, just like nude rats and mice, were bred with compromised immune systems.

“Skinny” pigs are hairless guinea pigs, and owner Shannon Barry is smitten with the creatures, which are known for being friendly and resilient. Barry brings her two guinea pigs to senior care facilities, summer camps for children and elsewhere, sparking smiles wherever they go.The Hamilton Spectator (Ontario) (2/8)

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