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gas build up

  1. S

    Bloat and “Bladder Sludge”?

    My little guy Georgie who is in between a year and a half and 2 years old is soooo not feeling well. I woke in the middle of the night to go to the bathroom and I always speak to him when I pass his cage and he speaks back. Every time. This time he didn’t and I noticed he didn’t seem to want to...
  2. Suki&Indie

    Extreme gas

    Hi all! I have a 5 year old piggy who I recently noticed had a bit of a bulge, of course brought her straight to the vet panicking it was a tumour and was told to see how her weight goes and call back. Her weight continued to drop (about 20g a week) so I went back. She’s currently in the vets...
  3. C

    Possible signs of bloat? Please help!

    Hello! Its been a while since ive been on here, but ive recently encountered a new possible problem with my girl penny. Penny has been known to be picky and refuse some of her veggies from time to time, but along with this the other day i noticed a weird sudden weight gain. She typically stays...
  4. B

    Constant Mild Gas

    Hi everyone My guinea pig recently had an episode of bloat. She refused to eat and we got her to the vets pretty quickly. We went to a specialist and he did the whole works on her, so we can rule out bladder, tooth, ovarian issues, etc. Luckily she pulled through and began eating as normal...
  5. Beans&Toast

    Does This Require Urgent Vets Today?

    I'm away for work today so my Mum is looking after the pigs but something is wrong with Toast so I'd appreciate any help. Okay long story short (sort of) as of Friday morning Toast hasn't been herself. (She's had on/off dental problems and bloat problems for the 2 years I've had her).She was...
  6. Beans&Toast

    Domperidone - Side Effects Of Long Term Use

    Bit of a long post here... Toast has been on Domperidone (and Ranitadine) for bloat since November last year. It worked well at first but the past couple of weeks it doesn't seem to make a difference whatsoever. She's also getting bloated after any veg. There is a long list of veg that makes...
  7. Parnassus

    Mystery Gas Build Up

    Hey Everyone! I'm just back from our cavy savvy vets with some not great news. Quick Background: Our *other* piggy is a bladder piggy, meaning we provide a vet-approved low-calcium diet: Filtered water Orchard grass 1/4 C. KMS Timothy pellets daily each 1 Oxbow Vitamin C Supplement Veggie mix...