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  1. A

    What's Normal? - Day 2 of Bonding Boars

    Hi all! We had the opportunity to bring home another buddy for our loner boar. Both are teenage boars (I know, not the ideal time to bond) Following the bonding/intro forum on this blog, I'd say the intros went pretty well. They spent about 4 hours in their intro area before being moved back to...
  2. ishimercado

    Stargrass Hay

    Hi, I'm a new caview daddy to a month old Silkie sow from the Philippines. I've had her for almost 2 weeks now. When I initially got her, I tried feeding her Meadow grass hay which she totally ignored, that's understandable as she didn't touch her veggies too. I assumed that she's still in the...
  3. ishimercado

    Zooming and Popcorning

    Hi, I'm a new dad of a month old Silkie Sow from the Philippines. She has been with me for almost 2 weeks now and I noticed that she's a little bit less skittish than the first week, but she still runs and hide when I do sudden movements and still won't let me lift her up. What I noticed...
  4. Beans&Toast

    Beans Acting Strange Since Maple Arrived - Big Weight Loss

    So since introducing Beans to Maple on Thursday they've been getting on okay. No fights but just what I considered normal - some rumbling, chasing, attempting to mount. Maple seems to really want to be near Beans, when she goes for her nap, or just goes anywhere in the cage Maple will follow...
  5. Tiayra

    New Piggy

    So, finally. I got Nanook a little friend. I know it has been a while since I posted about her. And I thank everyone who gave advice. She was seeming down and recluse, so we finally got her a friend. Her name is Nymeria. Currently they are in separate cages. When we brought her home we bathed...
  6. Keiko The Pig

    Bathing Young Boars

    hi guys, I need some advice. So my recently adopted white baby boar Milo has got a dirty backside. He is an Abby but his fur is on the longer side. I checked thoroughly to make sure the brown stains are indeed from piggy business and not any scratches. So now I must wash him to keep his fur...