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  1. Martina97

    Swollen Toe

    Hi everyone, This is Martina from Italy. I'm very worried about one of my two piggies. Last Tuesday, while I was trimming his nails, I noticed that he was missing one and that he had a swollen toe. I can't really think about when he could have lost it - never found any bloodstain in the cage nor...
  2. Bella123

    Poorly Red Feet / Possible Allergy?

    Hi, Took Flash to the vets yesterday, as one of his feet had a red patch on them, it appears that all of his feet according to the vet I saw are actually affected. The vet thinks it may be an allergy. It's not the start of bumble foot as there has been no signs of infection or any injury to...
  3. Squishymoth

    Dirty Piggy

    I posted a few times a while back about one of my piggys chamomile who had a bladder infection, and I'm worried she may get one again. For the past few days her feet have been very dirty and I've been cleaning them off every night during cuddle time, today I wanted to get a closer look because...
  4. H

    Red Feet?

    I've had my guinea pigs for a few months now, and I've realised their feet are very red. I have attached an image below. Their cage has fleece bedding with towels underneath, so their feet are pretty supported.
  5. violetgirl

    Traumatized?

    I just brought home a 4 year old guinea pig named Violet. We had a 15 minute car ride home and she did NOT like it. When we got home I gave her some veggies and held her in my lap. She seemed fine and i put her back in the cage. I had to leave for several hours. When I came back,I had to...
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