Can guinea pigs eat alfalfa grass? Alfalfa, Medicago sativa also called Lucerne, is a perennial flowering plant in the pea family
Fabaceae cultivated as an important forage crop in many countries around the world.
It is used for grazing, hay, and silage, as well as a green manure and cover crop. The name alfalfa is used in North America.
The name Lucerne is the more commonly used name in the United Kingdom, South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand.
The plant superficially resembles clover (a cousin in the same family), especially while young, when trifoliate leaves comprising round leaflets predominate. (source)
Can guinea pigs eat alfalfa grass?
Yes, they can but only a little of it due to its calcium content.
For more foods that guinea pigs can and can’t eat, check out our guinea pig food list