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broken leg

  1. Maya_7

    Possible Broken Leg

    Hi everyone, today my mum was checking the guinea pigs and there was a heavy piece of wood that acidently fell and it cliped Toffee's leg. He was limping but we cant tell if it is bruised or broken. How would you be able to tell? He is already on anti-inflamorties for an eye ulcear to so...
  2. Watermelon-Pets

    Amputations - Help And Advice

    We all know Piggies are very expensive to care for, and sometimes they are impossible to afford. Broken legs are a common problem, yet cost a lot to fix. My piggy Chocolate broke her leg and when I took her to an exotic specialist the price was too high to repair the leg. A different vet offered...
  3. D

    Help! Guinea Pig Suffered Compound Fracture

    Hi, I'm a new guinea pig owner. So I was playing with my guinea pig, letting her jump off my hand and onto the floor. She did great the first few times, then the last time I think she landed wrong and hurt her leg. We took her to the vet and took an Xray. Her left thigh is fractured in two...
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