• Dying, terminal illness and euthanasia: New sensitive support guide for guinea pig owners Please Click Here

gaining weight

  1. Lilythepig2017

    Has My Pig Gained Enough Weight?

    Hello So when we purchased Lily she was 332g. After that weigh in she had a stint with antibiotics that destroyed her appetite for a week or so in the beginning. Now, 5 weeks later she was 413g tonight. Is that enough of a weight gain? She is 4 months old. She it’s unlimited hay, some fresh...
  2. T

    Gaining Weight

    Hi! My guinea pig has been rapidly losing weight, and the vet said that she needs to gain weight. As far as I can tell, she's been eating normally. What are the best ways to help her gain weight without hurting the other guinea pig in the hutch? (They share everything from a carrot to a food...