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  1. P

    Help for two piggies!

    Hi there, I'm new to this forum so sorry if I am reposting but I really need some advice. I've got 3 girls myself, I bought 2 as a pair from a breeder and adopted a third who settled in brilliant with them and there have been no issues since. However I am currently looking after my friends two...
  2. piggielover21

    Bonding a baby piggie with my two year old piggie HELP!

    HELP! So I've had two boys for two years both just over two years of age. Sadly recently I have lost one, he got poorly and had to be put to sleep :( . My boy Dexter has done amazing since, at first I could tell he missed him but six weeks on he's back to normal. He's a very fat fluffy pipgie...
  3. 2Pigs2Many

    Boar Conflict.

    Hey guys! I've been under some great stress over my 2 babies and I need your opinion/help. Please bare with me, this will be long but I wanted to give as much information as I could to get better help. I got the brothers, Smores and Teddy, when they were just babies, now they are a little...
  4. Jesse's pigs

    Another Mo & Steve Query

    So by now I'm guessing Steve has gone through his teenage hormone stage. He's testicles have descended etc and he's definitely bigger then he was. Last night and now tonight (can't speak for the day as I wasn't here all day) They seem a bit uptight with each other. No full on biting or any real...
  5. Raefire

    Very Shy Guinea Pig

    I've had my 2 Guinea Pigs, Mocha and Coco for a while now and Mocha is just fine with me being around. She lets me pick her up and pet her and things like that. However, Coco is still extremely shy. I do understand that when you first get your Guinea Pigs, they'll be shy and it may take some...
  6. Annie Robbins

    Random Biting

    Hi, So I have a 4 month old guinea pig. She lives by herself because I do not have the room for two sadly. I handler her a lot and she has a lot of toys to keep her occupied. She lives a spoiled life. She has now started to bite me (not breaking skin, but more than nibbles). She swings her...
  7. MJG

    Advice Needed !

    Hi guys My neighbour is moving home and going somewhere that won't take pets and she knows how much I love my boys and has asked if I would take her two girls on.... I DO have the time , the space and the money and the garden space to take care of two more BUT I'm just thinking how it would...
  8. CavyIris

    Make My Guinea Pigs Trust Me?

    Hello! I'm just wondering if its normal that my guinea pigs still dont trust me after about three weeks? They dont come up to me or accept their favourite foods from my hand. And they never come out when I'm by their cage. And i would also LOVE some tips on how to bond with them more, (two...
  9. NavajoChikondi

    New Piggie Owner Needs Help

    Hello everyone, I'm new to this forum and I just got my first little piggie a week ago. His new cagemate is arriving in a few days.:yahoo: I'm quite unsure about a few things and I hope, some of you can help me out... When I first brought him home, he was so scared and stressed and would purr...