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    Help! Female Bonding Trouble!

    Please help/ any reassurance would be so appreciated to stop me from spiraling. I introduced my girls last night and it went so badly. And today I sobbed my eyes out reading forum after forum feeling like the only option I have is to take my new pig back to the shelter! I’m so confused...
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    Guinea pigs keep fighting and biting

    i have 3 guinea pigs, all male 2 of them are always fighting, chattering their teeth, and sometimes even getting into fights where they bite or attack. their names and finn and peanut, the other one is named CoCoa and he doesn’t get into near as bad fights or as many as they do. Finn and peanut...
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    Dominance or Fighting? Please help.

    I recently got two female baby guinea pigs (~7 weeks). I've had then for about a week and I'm having trouble deciding if they are paired well and are doing dominance situation or actually fighting because they haven't been paired well. I've seen some signs of dominance and some signs of fighting...
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    Help! My guinea pigs are hurting each other & I don’t know how to help!

    Hey guys! I have two piggies, Wilbur and Pip. Wilbur is around one year old and Pip is about 5-6 months old. I have tried everything to bond them but they still fight over dominance. Pip has begun hurting my older pig, Wilbur, and I don’t know what to do anymore. I don’t have room where I live...
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    Aggressive guinea pig

    I have an aggressive guinea pig. She’s territorial and dominant, so she lives alone. It’s obvious she’s lonely, but I’m not aloud to get another cage. They said if she could share her current cage I could get another piggie. My cage is only 10 sq feet so I don’t want to separate it into...
  6. dabel101

    Bonding Sows

    Hi, i have three female guinea pigs, one mother sow, one baby sow and a playmate sow. We have had to seperate the mother sow from her playmate to have her babies, although they see eachother regularly on neutral ground. They have absolutely no problem on neutral ground so i thought i would...
  7. retro

    New Piggie Pal! Questions and Behavior!

    Requesting some info here, please! Hi! New Piggie Pal here. This is very important to me so please read... I just got two male guinea pigs that have lived together pretty much their whole life. There was a previous owner and that's who I got them from. They are 2 years old, I am told. They seem...
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    Dominance or fighting?

    Hello! I am a new piggy owner! I currently have three male skinny pigs! Pig who is almost 4 months is in his own separate cage and Scotch and Char(Charcoal) are in their own catch and are 2-3 months old) Pig is in a large Living World Cage and Scotch and Char are in an XL Living World Cage. I...
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    Does my Guinea pig have mites?

    I have three guinea pigs who are starting to fight a lot. Piglet always gets bullied by the other two. Piglet hides from them because they always go after him. One day I noticed some marks on the guinea pigs back. I look closer only to find out that he had lots of scabby type things. Has he just...
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    Two male guinea pigs fighting, bonding, or establishing dominance?

    My two piggies, Pitch and Riddick, often fight or tussle. They chatter at each other (I have yet to determine what the sound is and what it means. It feels like a growl but it sounds like a purr) and Riddick will kick his hind legs at Pitch. They muss up their cage by scurrying around the...
  11. PerpLexxity

    Boars Fighting? To Dominant?

    Hi everybody, so a few months ago I got a guinea pig for my birthday (its literally the one thing I wanted haha). I named this little baby Henry. My mom picked him out at a pet store and the lady who sold him to my mom told her he was about 5-6 months. I did some more inspection as we bonded and...
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