The Critter Corral was founded in 1999 to find homeless
and unwanted Guinea Pigs new, loving homes. We are run out of private homes and appointments are made for adoptions and visits.

Are you interested in adopting from the Critter Corral? Check out the available guinea pigs we have on our Petfinder site.

Questions about adopting? Would you like an application? Contact us

To date The Critter Corral has taken in 4100 homeless guinea pigs.
***We are licensed by the Department of Agriculture***

Be sure to visit our new pages for the piggies in our Sanctuary Program.
For a donation of $20 you can sponsor a senior piggie for 6 months.
You will receive a pigture and certificate of your sponsored piggie.

Are you interested in a Senior Piggie? Many times we have them waiting for homes. Contact us with any questions.

Current Events/News

Save the Date! Pignic June 5 from 12 to 4

We need volunteers to help!! Contact Jennifer at for info about helping

Get free shipping on piggie products and earn money for The Critter Corral while you shop! At Small Pet Select you can order online and receive free shipping PLUS 10% of your purchase will be donated to our rescue when you use this code at checkout: crittercorral.

Meet Julian who is one of several guinea pigs given up to a local animal control by his owner because he was moving. All of the guinea pigs that have come in from this owner had been fighting and had varying degrees of injuries suffered. Julian has now developed an abscess and is currently being treated. The Critter Corral Guinea Pig Rescue - Help with Supplies

emails: or    PO Box 291  Steger, IL 60475   Critter Corral all rights reserved 2009