Sunday, July 31, 2016

Guinea pigs Painting Art

Humans like to think they're a pretty unique species. If you ask a human, they'll tell you that they're the smartest, and they're the only ones who do stuff like science and art. If you're a human who thinks like this, you better brace yourself for what we're about to say: Animals can make art, too. For example:
Painting by Congo the chimpanzee.
The Saint Louis Zoo even sells art by all sorts of their animal inhabitants, including sea lions, penguins, and rhinos. And, as you might expect us to mention on a blog like this, guinea pigs paint as well:

Pretty cool, huh? Just wait, humans. If we have guinea pig artists, guinea pig scientists can't be too far off!


  1. The things that we will do for food! We hope that our Slave does not see this video or she will be getting us painting too.

    We would like to have seen a close up of the finished article.

    1. You're right. It would have been nice to see the final product!