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Guinea pig breeds: Tortoiseshell

Guinea pig breeds: Tortoiseshell

Classification

Tortoiseshell (Turtle).

General aspect

It is a mixture of red and black, where the border between the two is very strong and clearly defined and outlines more or less rectangular areas. Ideally turtle guinea pigs should have 3-5 bands and should divide in a straight line down the back.


Guinea Pig Tortoiseshell (photo www.theguineapigforum.co.uk)

Guinea Pig Tortoiseshell (photo http://1.bp.blogspot.com)


Video: Guinea pig breeds (September 2021).