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  1. T

    Mounting

    Hello I’m a new member who created this account to get some advice on my 2 male guinea pigs behaviour. My two guinea pigs are 2 to 2 and a half years old (with them been rescues not 100% sure) my younger guinea pig Jonathon has been mounting and dominating my older guinea pig Biggie. I would...
  2. JP88

    Behaviour and rumblestrutting

    Hello all. Myself and my partner have recently got two new male Guinea pigs (roughly 8-10 weeks). They appear to have settled well and are eating, drinking and chatting etc. My question is, one appears to be more dominant than the other and is rumblestrutting a lot and in a few occasions, humped...
  3. G

    Boys trying to mate

    Hi guys so I have 2 pigs (Rhett and link) who were cage mates and they had a falling out November 25th this past year and have been separated ever since but always just shared a wall and they were happy with that arrangement. My girlfriend had tried to have them reintroduced around January...
  4. cvrley

    Won’t stop humping

    Hi everyone. I have a guinea pig who tries to hump all the time. His name is trixie & he is a male who’s almost a year old. He lives in a huge cage with a male bunny and a 6-7 week old male guinea pig. They all get along great & they never have fought but Trixie will chase the baby around for...
  5. WorldsBestBoars

    Teenage tantrums.

    So, I got my boys one day apart, from different litters, same breeder, when they were both supposedly 10 weeks old. I got the nutty (King) Louis (tortoise shell, his highness) first and we bonded pretty well right away. He was instantly territorial when I brought home She-Ra (Princess of Power...
  6. piggielover21

    Bonding Boys! Help

    Hi there, So i have Dexter he's 2 years and 2 months old he's very chilled out. He lived with his other male friend for 2 years, but he sadly passed away. Today is Sunday, on Friday i picked up a new piggie. Called Teddy he is 11 weeks old and he's very confident and lively. They have been next...
  7. Newpiggiemom

    New Piggie Mom, Help Please

    Hi everyone, I stumbled across this site after my endless google searching and I’m glad I can finally just share my own story. Let me start from the beginning. I’ve wanted pigs all my life and now I’m in my 20’s and finally got my dream! About 3 months ago I got two male pigs (from the same...
  8. Siikibam

    Mounting And Humping

    We were eating dinner when I heard the boys busy running around. I came to investigate (it was quite boisterous) and found Toffee chasing Fudge around, teeth chattering on and off. He was also mounting and humping him. It’s been going on for at least 10mins now. Should I just leave them to it...
  9. Danielle Smith

    Ovarian Cysts Apparently Resolved, But Behaviour Continues + Other Physical Symptoms

    My girl Tablet started showing signs of ovarian cysts a few months ago after her babies were weaned; complete change of behaviour (previously very quiet, not the rumbling humping terror she is now), fat redistribution, crusty nipples. No noticeable hair loss, but she is a sheltie. I took her to...
  10. Danielle Smith

    Pig Needs Separated, Is Very Upset Even Though She Can See And Smell Others. What To Do?

    My poor Tablet has had ongoing issues with ovarian cysts for a while now. We got her a hormone injection and it seemed to work but unfortunately in the past week or so things have come back worse than ever. All three girls are having a very strong season right now and last night Tablet would...
  11. R

    Help Please - Constantly Humping Boar, Blood Drawn

    Hello, I am new here. I have tried to find a post which answers my question but nothing is this specific. I have 2 boars who have lived happily together for 5 years. Peanut was always the alpha, very rarely humped Pudding but occasionally did. Peanut got very poorly a month ago due to a...
  12. RJade

    Humping

    2 weeks ago, I got a 10 week old boar to go with my nearly 1 year old boar. They were fine until just this evening, my older male has starting humping the littler one a quite a bit. It's been about 5 minutes none stop and my littest is being very vocal. Do I just wait for it to pass?
  13. Louiseb11

    Non Stop Humping

    Hi everyone, really hope someone can give me some advice. I have 2 boars both 9 months old, Ron and Draco. They have lived together since they were 14 weeks old and I have up to now had no problems at all. Draco has always been the bigger and more dominant pig and has on occassion humped...
  14. A

    2 Out Of 4 Pigs Died In The Last Two Months...help!

    Back in the beginning of November I got 4 guinea pigs. One was from someone off of Craigslist, his name was Sammy. I got 3 others from a rescue, their names were Bram, Candy Corn, and Mr. Clean. All males. Within the first week and a half, Sammy died. We later learned that Sammy wasn't 2 years...
  15. Kristy

    2 Boars... Question About Constant Dominance

    Hi there... This is my first post here... I have been reading and searching for some information. We are very new to owning piggies and I have been reading like a crazy person. We have 2 males, one is "Mortimer" an Absynian (spelling?) and the other is "Charlie" who is an American...
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