About Us

MGPR is a non-profit Virginia corporation that rescues, rehabilitates, and finds new homes for guinea pigs in the DC, Maryland, and Virginia area. We also work to educate the public on the proper care of guinea pigs.

Metropolitan Guinea Pig Rescue is recognized by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and is registered with the Virginia State Corporation Commission as a charitable corporation. As such, all donations are tax-deductible. To make a donation, please visit our Donations Page.

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For Your Furry Kids Now Online!

If you've attended an MGPR event, you may know all about the awesome soft goods (bonding pouches, lap pads, etc) that you can buy for your pet from For Your Furry Kids. For Your Furry Kids is now online. Visit http://www.foryourfurrykids.org/ . You also can follow on Facebook here.

For Your Furry Kids sells top quality soft goods made to spoil your furry kids. Machine washable and dryer safe products for all animals. The goods are made by an MGPR volunteer who donates all profits to MGPR.