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cage liner bedding

  1. GeorgiaHarris

    Where to get cotton mattress protectors?

    I’ve been looking for cotton mattress protectors and the cheapest I can find are £25. I don’t really want to spend more than £10 on one but I’m struggling to find any at a decent price. Does anyone have any recommendations of where to get them at a lower price? Also what’s better about using...
  2. GeorgiaHarris

    Preparing fleece for cage liners?

    I recently made my cage liners for the first time and somewhere online that you only need to wash the fleece twice before using it to prepare it but ive found that my piggies wee is sitting on top of the fleece and is not being absorbed, the cage liner has also shrunk and no longer covers the...
  3. GeorgiaHarris

    Where to get polar fleece?

    I’m struggling to find cute patterned fleece for my boys cage liners. Does anyone know of any where to buy patterned polar fleece at a decent price in the uk? Preferably to buy by the metre.
  4. GeorgiaHarris

    DIY cage liners

    I want to make my own cage liners and as I cannot buy uhaul in the uk and zorb is too expensive I’ve been advised to use a mattress protector between my fleece. I’ve found these Slumberdown Waterproof Mattress Protector but just want to double check and make sure that they will work.
  5. GeorgiaHarris

    you-Haul alternative?

    I really want to make some cage liners for my piggies but I’m finding it difficult to find the you-Haul pads in the uk. I found this Removal Blanket but I’m not sure if they are a suitable alternative or if they’ll even work. Can anybody help?
  6. K

    Do It Yourself Cage Liners

    setting my boys up in c&c cages. I’m looking at making my own cage liners (probably 2x4) I’ve been looking, and I can’t seem to figure out what exactly people are putting in the middle for the absorbent layer? I’m guessing the top and bottom are fleece? Where is the cheapest place to get...
  7. PerpLexxity

    Proper Fleece?

    Hey everybody, So i'm looking for some good quality fleece for pigs but everything ranges to about $50. That's a little out of my price range and was wondering if anybody knew some good fleece cage liners for pigs with a lower price? Currently I use reusable bed wetting pads (which have been...
  8. Lexipiggie

    Wicking Cage Liners

    Quick question! Can I wash the cage liner three times in a row or do I have to wait for it to dry each time? Thanks Lexi
  9. Leah<3

    How Do I Set Up Fleace Bedding For My Piggies?

    hello, I’ve had my girls for nearly 3 weeks now and was using wood shavings for their cage but i want to start using fleece instead. Is that easier to keep clean? I’m home every day as I am unwell and signed off work so I’ll be able to clear the poop a few times a day. Iv heard there are...
  10. V

    Fleece Liners - Layering Uhaul Pads

    I'm getting my supplies reading so I can start making my own fleece liners! I'm so excited! Just ordered two extra large uhaul pads 150x300 cm! What do you guys recommend? One layer of uhaul pads or two layers of uhaul pads? Andy why? I'm still hesatating about how to cut up the uhaul pads...
  11. V

    Washing Fleece Liners

    So I know that this question has been asked a lot before but still need to ask it again. On what temperature can I wash the fleece? I live in The Netherlands so we use Celsius temperature. Hope that someone can help me out!
  12. Jennybug89

    Cage Or Grid Base

    For those of you who don't use fleece to line the bottom of your cage or grid set up, what do you like to use? I have softwood shavings at the moment which work perfectly fine. The only thing os she like to pull her veg out of its bowls to eat so some shavings get stuck to them and she eats them...
  13. Siikibam

    Homemade Cage Liners

    I decided to move to fleece bedding after a few things about shavings I didn't like. Including finding a piece stuck in Fudge's bits. I've made the cage liner for the smaller one and will make it for the other tonight. I want rid of the shavings ready for tomorrow's bin collection so I'll have...
  14. MissPiggyTales

    Recommended Fleece Liners

    Hiya! I've just purchased two 2x4 c and c cages... so excited...:yahoo: I've been scrolling through the internet and cant seem to decide which place is best to get a waterproof/absorbent cage liner for each. I'm looking for the least faff option .. lol.. and best price for item. Any advice or...
  15. PopcornPigs

    Cage Liner Recommendations

    Hi guys I'm looking to buy some cage liners for my pigs but I want to buy from someone that's reputable and makes good quality products. Does anyone have any recommendations?
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