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.

News and Upcoming Events

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  • Petvalu Hampstead
    Friday April 21st 3-7pm
    2315 Hanover Pike
    Hampstead, MD 21074
  • Petvalu Abingdon
    Sunday April 23rd 12-3pm
    3491 Merchant Boulevard
    Abingdon, MD 21009
  • Petvalu Aberdeen
    Sunday April 23rd 12-3pm
    1016 Beards Hill Rd
    Aberdeen, MD 21001
  • St Francis Fair
    Christ Episcopal Chruch
    Saturday May 6th 1-4pm
    109 South Washington Street
    Rockville, MD 20850