While we've been working away on the site, the piggies have been working away on the lawn. So much grass, so little time!
Although they stay inside a covered enclosure, several species of hawks live nearby so somebody has to provide piggy protection services whenever they go out. Not to mention the free roaming neighborhood cats, the occasional aggressive dog, and a variety of well hidden urban wildlife.
Depending on where you live, predators may include:
We'd rather take the time to stand guard than risk our guinea pigs' safety.
How do you protect your pigs from predators when they're out on the lawn?