Have you ever wondered which famous humans have had guinea pigs as pets? We found out that there were a few:
- Lady Diana Spencer, princess of Wales, had a guinea pig named Peanuts when she was younger (about 11 years old). Here's a picture of her with Peanuts from 1972:
|Source: The Royal Post.|
- Michael Bond, the creator of Paddington Bear, had a guinea pig named Olga:
|Source: The Telegraph.|
- Kermit Roosevelt, son of president Theodore Roosevelt, holds a guinea pig in this family portrait. Regarding guinea pigs, Theodore Roosevelt has said: "their highly unemotional nature fits them for companionship with adoring but over-enthusiastic young masters and mistresses."