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growth deficiency

  1. T

    Caring For A Guinea Pig With Stunted Growth

    Hi there:) I posted a few months back wondering if my new adopted piggie had some sort of URI or pneumonia but after going to the vets, he reckoned the coughing she does is related to having an extremely aggressive respiratory infection for 2 months when she was a few months old (this was with...
  2. Sasco

    Satin Guinea Pigs

    Hi, Does anyone know of any link between Satin pigs and growth problems? I have a 4 month old that I suspect is satin (crossed with teddy). She is perfectly healthy and lively in every way other than that she is extremely small and struggles to gain weight.