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  1. GrandmaGuinea

    Sudden Loss Of Baby Guinea...need Advice Please

    NOTE: Apologies for the length of this message. We sincerely thank you in advance for taking the time to read. As of last week we became the proud grandparents of two baby pigggies (both female, 3 months old) that we bought for my daughter for her birthday. She was so happy and excited to be...
  2. J

    Bonded Boars Suddenly Fighting

    Hi :D I'm new to the forum but writing in desperation in the hope someone can help us out as our past herd was a group of females and have never experienced this before! Little back story, around one year ago we adopted a pair of bonded boars Dan and Darwin (brothers), who were at the time...
  3. K

    Can I Have 2 Male And 1 Female Together?

    I have been wanting to add another little piggie to my pair, I have seen that I can have 3 male together or 2 male and 1 female who has been done so I was just wondering thank you
  4. B

    New Friend For My Single Guinea Pig?

    Hi there, first ever post on this thread but I need some advice for my sow Betty. I had adopted Betty and her cagemate Wilma from Pets at Home a few months back, to cut a very long story short Wilma had a very persistant URI and unfortunately had to be put to sleep :( at first I was very...
  5. Tiayra

    Bullying?

    So. I have a new baby Guinea pig that I just introduced to my teenage Guinea pig. The older one is Nanook, and the younger one is Nymeria. Now, Nanook and Nymeria seem to be getting along.. Until Nymeria tries to do anything. Nanook will chase her and make her scared. This is the first day, so I...
  6. Sach15

    Adding A Neutered Boar To A Quad?

    I have 4 sows and they get on fine but one of the girls is very dominant and gets a bit moody if one of the other girls does something she doesn't like. They have a run which is over 6ft and have a hutch against the run to go in for the daytime and They also have a shed with a stable door, which...
  7. Toto18

    2 Or 3 Sows?

    Hi, I'm new to the forum. I haven't had guinea pigs for several years and have previously had at different times pairs of sows. However as I'm aware guinea pigs like to live in larger groups would it be better for me to get three rather than two this time? I have already ordered a 2x4 c&c cage...
  8. B

    Lone Guinea Pig

    Hi There My Guinea pig baby has been Bullied by a group of 4 guinea pigs for a long time now, I decided since it was having an obvious effect on her wellbeing to try to pair her with another guinea from the group that didnt go well, Now she is alone in an indoor cage, and I'm unsure what to do...