Have you been thinking of getting your preschoolers a pet? My little ones ask for a pet almost once a month and I’m not quite ready to take that step yet…lol. But a guinea pig makes a great first pet for kids! Guinea pets are small, easy to care for, and fun to cuddle!
So these guinea pig crafts for preschoolers would be a fun way to learn more about these animals and how to take care of them as members of the family! Plus, they’re just cute crafts to make, especially if you’re doing a pets unit with the kids!
Read on to see some adorable crafts to share and, if you want more animal crafting fun, don’t miss this list of pig crafts for kids to make!
Guinea Pig Crafts for Preschoolers:
1. Share this fun and simple Guinea Pig unit with your little ones! It’s loaded with books about guinea pigs and a printable fact chart they can complete!
2. Paper crafts are so much fun to make! Your kids will love making their own “pet” with these Printable Paper Guinea Pigs!
3. Turn an old sock into a lovable pet with this Sock Guinea Pig Craft tutorial!
4. Have a pet-themed snack with these cute Guinea Pig Cupcakes!
5. Let your little ones get some art practice with this Guinea Pig Fingerprint Craft!
6. These simple Guinea Pig Plushies would make perfect take-along toys for kids!
7. Make a guinea pig that stands up on its own with this 3D Guinea Pig Paper Craft!
8. Try this Paper Hamster or Guinea Pig Mask and let the kids pretend to be guinea pigs themselves!
9. Do your kids love playing with LEGO bricks? Learn how to build a guinea pig with this LEGO Guinea Pigs Building Activity!
10. This simple Printable Guinea Pig Craft is a neat activity kids can do at the kitchen table!
11. Make this fun Pop-Up Guinea Pig Pet and let the kids practice “feeding” it everyday!
12. Use an old toilet paper roll to make this cute Toilet Roll Hamster or Guinea Pig Craft!
13. Thinking of actually getting a guinea pig? Let the kids help make this DIY Guinea Pig Hideout so your pet will have somewhere to sleep!
Guinea Pig Crafts for Preschoolers and Resources:
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