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Medium C&C Covered Cage
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Price: $94.99



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    Coroplast Color

    Cream Yellow Orange Red
    Pink Lime Light Blue Green
    Brown Purple Royal Blue Navy
    Black Silver/Gray Translucent White

    * Pink/Lime: Cagetopia Exclusives
    Grid color
    White Black
    Coro height

    Standard 6" sides Backwall=12" / 3 sides=6"
    I KNOW this cage will fit in my space!

    You've READ the cage dimensions in the description below and you have MEASURED your space and you KNOW that this cage will fit there. Grids are bigger than feet. Our cages are large. Please order appropriately.

    Item #: 120200
    Availability: In Stock
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    Medium Cage Dimensions

    • Interior: 27" x 50" = about 9 Square Feet of cage space.
    • Exterior: 30" x 54" when assembled = you will need a table space of about 2.5 feet by 4.5 feet to accommodate this cage.

    Flip-Fold Cover™

    Our Flip-Fold Covers™ are designed with you and your guinea pig's safety in mind. We compromise on neither and give you the best of both!

    • Easy
      Our cover design is based on many years of guinea pig experience with many hundreds of guinea pigs. When you are standing in front of your cage, you need to be able to open the cage easily and quickly. You need immediate access along the full length of the cage. 

      With Flip-Fold Covers™, you only need one hand to open and close our covers, and you don't need something to lean them against to hold them up. Most people have their cages against a wall. Our covers do not require you to rest the cover against your wall, leaving unsightly scratch marks. They rest nicely pushed midway out of the way or all the way back. Or you can just flip the front section over the back section.
    • Strong
      Not only are they easy to use, our custom-designed and custom-manufactured Ultra Rods are very high-quality and provide added durability and strength.
    • Safe and Convenient
      Not only are they safe for the guinea pigs, they won't fall down and whack you in the head while you are trying to feed or pick up your piggies or clean your cage!

      In addition, our covers are reachable by the average person who can reach moderately across the cage. You don't have to be super tall to manage the covers safely, so it's safe for a younger person to simply fold back the front half to access piggies quickly.

    Coro Height Preference

    This refers to the HEIGHT of the COROPLAST on ONE long-side of the cage -- for the back wall.

    • 6" (inches) is standard. 6" sides all the way around maximizes ventilation and visibility, and it is generally high enough to keep in bedding for most guinea pigs. Also, a water bottle spout resting on the top of the 6" Coroplast is a good height for guinea pigs to drink from.
    • 12" (inches) is good if the long side of your cage is going up against a wall. This helps prevent hay (and in some cases bedding) from being kicked up and getting stuck against the wall. You can always cut it down later if you decide it doesn't work for you. The 12" option is just to help you keep your floor and wall cleaner in some circumstances.

    NOTE: We do NOT offer 12" walls all the way around because we do NOT recommend it. It cuts off too much air circulation for the guinea pigs. In addition, even if you wanted it regardless of our advice, coroplast is only 48 inches wide and that would require 51 inches.

    Covered Cage Kit Includes

    • (24) 14" Grids in black or white (safe grids with 1 3/8" openings)
    • (20) Connectors in black or white, matching the grid color
    • (1) Extendable LONG Ultra Rod Set (extends 38" to 64": includes 2 rod pieces & 2 end caps) in black or white, matching the grid color
    • 4mm Coroplast bottom in your choice of 15 colors!
      The base is cut and scored so you only have to secure the flaps. (Coroplast base is scored and folded for shipping, which makes an indented "crush" line, but it does not affect the function of the cage. It's barely noticeable when fully assembled.)
    • Cable ties in black or white, matching the grid color. Reinforces the connections, making the cage extra tight and super secure.
    • Easy-to-follow, color assembly instructions with photos
    • Two-page Guinea Pig Care Sheet

    Please NOTE about the Cage Bottom

    The cage does not have grids on the bottom. They are unnecessary. The cage is designed to sit nicely on a flat surface -- a table top, a desk, the floor (if it's draft-free), etc.

    However, if you desire, you can make a cage stand out of grids. Please see our matching Cage Cubby™ Medium System if you are interested in a cage stand.


    ASSEMBLY

    We include detailed instructions with every kit, but if you have questions, we are always more than happy to help you out! Just contact us--pop us a note with your phone number and we will call you back as soon as possible with in-person assistance!

    PLACEMENT

    Please do not put the Coroplast directly on a hardwood floor. Moisture from the air and/or wood can get trapped and has nowhere to go and hence can cause sweating -- which has NOTHING to do with the quality or character of the cage. Nor is the cage leaking. All you have to do is put something absorbent down first like a towel or carpet and set the cage bottom on that instead of directly on wood.

    NEW! Rivets on the Flaps!

    • We've updated our cage design to make it even easier and more secure than ever! All of our Coroplast bases now come with nice, clean holes -- professionally punched in the appropriate locations. We include our new, easy-snap-in plastic rivets for securing the base. 
    • The rivets, while very secure when in place, can also be popped back open with a little separation pressure should you need to dissemble your cage and are generally reuseable.

    holes in coroplast flaps for rivets  rivets in coroplast flaps

    How many Guinea Pigs will fit in a 2x3.5?

    • 1-2 guinea pigs. This cage is too small for 3 or more guinea pigs.
    • The 2 guinea pigs should be a BONDED PAIR. If you have two new males who have not been together yet in a pet home, then in all likelihood, this cage will be too small. Or if you have two guinea pigs who do not get along -- either they bicker all the time or occasionally -- then this cage is too small.
    • This cage size may not be divided to accommodate two guinea pigs who do not get along, nor is it appropriate for separating two guinea pigs of the opposite sex. It is just not big enough for that.

    Guinea Pigs should have a Friend

    Just a note that guinea pigs are a social, herd animal and are happier and healthier in pairs or groups. If you only have one, please consider the best interests of your pet and adopt a same-sex friend.

    Latest Reviews

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    Customer Reviews: 2

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    Reviewed On: 12/26/2016
    By: Ellie, US

    Awesome Cage!

    <p>I've had this cage since I got my 2 guinea pigs, so for about 10 months now! I recall the cage being slightly difficult to assemble (with the top). This cage has held up very well. My only concern is that the guinea pigs have chewed the bars, leaving ugly marks on the cage. However, guineapigcagesstore has fixed this problem with powdered cage bars that don't leave chew marks. That annoys me because I don't want to buy a whole new cage because of the bars. Anyways, I like the top on this cage because it keeps my dog and cat from being able to mess with the piggies. Being 9 square feet, this cage exceeds the minimum 7.5 square feet, while not being ginormous (if you don't have a ton of space or the time to maintain a very large cage). This cage is also very easy to clean because of the coroplast tray at the bottom. </p><p>With this cage, I can fit 2 houses, 1-2 cozy item(s), food dishes, a large hayrack, 2 water bottles, and some toys, while still having plenty of room for my piggies to popcorn and run laps around the cage! I couldn't be a happier pig owner, and my pigs are happy, too!</p>

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    Reviewed On: 11/5/2013
    By: GrannyJu1, Washington

    Love it

    I bought the medium size intending to house 2 guinea pigs. My husband put the cage together and I don't recall hearing any curses, so it must have been fairly easy. It came with clear instructions, and plenty of extra parts.

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