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  1. Barnyard Boars

    Bonded?

    Since roughly around yesterday 10am, I have been bonding my Harvey (aprox a year) with a new baby pig (aprox 1 month) Milton, I didn’t read up enough and thought washing Harvey’s blankets and wiping down a bit would be enough to put Milton in his cage, stupid now that I know. They were NOT...
  2. Kimberleyccoops

    New Guinea Snuffles

    After recently loosing my old girl, I have got a baby to keep the other girl company (they are about a years difference in age) the new one is about 10 weeks old. They are getting on very well but I’ve noticed they are both snuffling a little bit and sneezing. I’ve read somewhere that they...
  3. Beans&Toast

    I Think Maple Is Enjoying Her New Home...

    So after the first week of being here the two of them are finally settling together, Maple has accepted that Beans is the boss, and Beans likes to remind her on an hourly basis... :doh: As she's only 8 months Maple is such a fast little pig. Beans, however, at the ripe old age of 6 and a half...
  4. BenjiAndButtons

    Introducing Barney!

    After buttons, we decided the right thing for Benji would be a new friend. So we found and bought barney, little white and ginger munchkin! When we took him home, we discovered righworm, so he's just completed a month of treatment! Today was his first meeting with Benji, we set up a pen on...
  5. court29x

    Nibbling And Flipping On Side

    The smaller piggy of my two 7 week olds, Beansprout, flips onto her side and nibbles quite frequently when being handled, we've tried to handle them calmly and gently, and we've put her behaviour down to being young or perhaps needing a wee or poo when being handled, but the other piggy, Noodle...
  6. Alexandra West

    Baby Piggy With Uri?

    I just got a baby guinea pig today (he's about 6-8 weeks I think?) and he makes a weird noise before making a noise that sound like he's coughing or choking? His nose isn't runny but he keeps nearly closing one of his eyes. I can't find any thing on this and I'm scared? Please help? He also is...
  7. violetgirl

    Bathing Advice?

    I have a three month old female and her cage is pretty clean but she is not super clean and is starting to smell. I'm wondering what to do for bathing situations? Any help would be much appreciated. :help:
  8. meggles1410

    New Girl! Maisie Is In Love Again!

    Hiii x I posted yesterday about how scared I was about going to get a baby for my guinea pig who lost her soul/cage mate last month! Well I got her! a beautiful Peruvian! I was up till the wee hours and woke up early with mixes emotions and butterfly's! The breeder had loada to choose from...
  9. Celine298

    New Baby Coming

    This is Sunny, he's 11 months old and he might be getting a little brother tomorrow! I've read all the info in the forum about bonding two boars. I've purposely waited until Sunny's hormones were a bit more stable until introducing a new friend, to minimize fighting. Personality wise, Sunny is...
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