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  1. Parnassus

    PSA: My Beloved Satin and Osteodystrophy

    A PSA, Ode to my beloved, and a BIG middle finger to unethical breeders. This is my beloved and our first/longest had guinea pig in the home. She's the one that started it all 3 years ago. She is such an important life to us. Yesterday, when we left her at the vets for x-rays and blood tests, I...
  2. Sasco

    Satin Guinea Pigs

    Hi, Does anyone know of any link between Satin pigs and growth problems? I have a 4 month old that I suspect is satin (crossed with teddy). She is perfectly healthy and lively in every way other than that she is extremely small and struggles to gain weight.