This video from Howcast shows the basics of how to take care of a guinea pig. It includes how to provide the proper food, habitat, socialization, water, and necessary vitamin C tablets. Guinea pigs also need hiding places and exercise in order to promote their well-being. The video also includes some insights into guinea pig behavior in order to help keep the pet happy and healthy, since they can live for up to 10 years. The video emphasizes that before you bring home a guinea pig, you should do some research and decide if they are the proper pet for you.