Today Be a Grand Day for Guinea Pigs!

The Guinea Pig chain mail (or, scale mail) charity auction on eBay ends at 6:12 PDT today, 6/21! Huzzah to whoever wins!

Note: The auction is being carefully monitored. No zero feedback bidders are accepted without prior approval.

The cute suit of armor is like something out of a dream.

And the eBay auction bidding has gone beyond anyone’s wildest dreams!

More on the story at The Daily Mail on line, Huffington Post!



  1. swankgdGreg says:

    I wonder if they’re still going to stick ’em for the $8 shipping.

  2. That last pic looks like a Hamadillo! Adorbs.

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  5. It’s at 24K right now!

  6. kodalai says:

    Also, don’t forget that the proceeds of the auction are going to charity! 🙂

  7. poniesss says:

    If the scale mail was painted blue, and the Pig was given a nice round shield, he could pass for Captain America.

  8. I just love the fact that someone lovingly made this for his little peeg. Talented, tender-hearted and full of humor.

  9. rescue gal says:

    That is what I was wondering- what charity?

  10. Hee. The last pic makes him/her look like an armadillo in a toupée.

  11. inkerbelle says:

    So pumped about the story, too! Thanks for the update!

  12. Soo cute. He does look a bit like an armadilloz

  13. princess guinea and ariel says:

    Reblogged this on Princess Guinea and Ariel.