Qld Guinea Pig Refuge Open Days!
The Qld Guinea Pig Refuge does not have an actual 'Refuge'. All our guinea pigs live with foster carers in their homes. The Refuge holds open days on the first and third Saturday of every month at
The Bald Hills Scout Den
508 Bracken Ridge Road,
We also have various food sales points in the Brisbane area.
Open days provide an opportunity to meet our foster pigs, adopt, visit our QGPR Piggy Shop, purchase food and hay or have your guinea pig groomed at our Piggy Parlour, which offers nail trims, mite and worm treatment, bathing (during warmer months only), grooming and clipping.
Don't forget to ask about our loyalty programs!
QGPR Piggy Shop!
Not only do we sell our own Pig'n'Mix and hay at open days, we also have a large range of products at competitive pricing.
This includes hutches, bedding, water bottles and food bowls for your guinea pigs' every need. For more information on housing, click here.
The profits from all sales goes towards the guinea pigs in our care.
What should you feed your guinea pigs?
Diet is an extremely important, and sometimes unknown aspect of caring for guinea pigs. The Qld Guinea Pig Refuge sells top quality grassy or barley hay and our own Pig'n'Mix so you know your guinea pigs are getting food that meets their dietary needs. To help you help your guinea pigs, we've created our own recommended fruit and vegetables guidelines which can be downloaded from the link below.
Adoptables of the month!
Hello! Our names are Ross (that’s me!!) and Andy, my younger brother from a different litter! We are both friendly boys (although I am a little shy) who love to spend some time outside eating grass! Andy is quite talkative and likes to eat most of the food - especially capsicum! I get what I can but like to run out to get it and hide in my house to eat so he can’t steal it from me! So, although we look very similar we still have very different personalities. We are well behaved boys and like to sit on your lap and enjoy pats!
Click here to learn more about Ross and Andy...
To fill out an adoption form for these gorgeous piggies, please click HERE
The QGPR Wheekly Newsletter!
Did you know that the Qld Guinea Pig Refuge now has its very own monthly newsletter? Click here to sign up for a copy emailed to you monthly or to see previous editions!
Each edition includes information about QGPR, adoptables, medical information, food facts, handy hints and much more!
QGPR Piggy Parlour
Love Rabbits? Want to help?
As we know, rabbits are illegal pets in Queensland. However, that doesn't stop us from falling in love with them, and doesn't mean you can't help. If you would like to help rabbits in need, please consider donating or visit the Rabbit Sanctuary in Rushforth. The amazing team at the Rabbit Sanctuary offer homes to rescued and abandoned rabbits found in Queensland and do all their vet work to find them loving, forever and legal homes.
Click here to see their Facebook page.
Click here to visit their website.