Jamie came to us from a free advert on Le Bon Coin. We were looking, as we often do, to check on the state of mind of people around us. We are always so disheartened that there are hundreds of animals being given away, just around here. Those that appear most at risk, if we are able to we offer homes for them, we do and if we can’t keep them, then we rehome. Jamie was at risk of being sold as snake food, or for the pot. Even though his previous owner had cared for him diligently, she had a new animal arrive that had taken priority and Jamie…
Pip faced the fate of many guinea pigs. He was a pet, unwanted by children and passed on for rehoming. He came from the UK. We have other guinea pigs, too, rescued from France because they are overbred, and because people constantly change their minds. Those that are not rehomed or find sanctuary quickly are often eaten in France. You have our deepest gratitude for choosing to support our sanctuary and helping us to care for our precious residents. Thank you for being one of ‘the best people’!