Fleece Bedding: Is it Right for You?

To Fleece or Not to Fleece? That is the Question.

Willow on Fleece

Willow enjoying the snuggle sack as a bed.

With all this talk about cage type and bedding types, it has come to this. One of the most commonly asked questions we get is “should we switch to fleece” or “what are the pros and cons of fleece”? 

I can’t lie. Fleece looks wonderful in guinea pig cages. Customizing cages with different fleece designs has been a favorite activity for many pet owners who use fleece bedding. However, fleece bedding isn’t as easy as it looks. What many people don’t know is that it’s a trade off. Beautiful aesthetic, but more maintenance.

 

The Three Big Questions

Before you go out and switch over to fleece bedding, you need to ask yourself the following questions (and be honest with yourself because at the end of the day, it is the pig’s happiness at stake).  Continue reading