skinny pigs

  1. ThatPurpleB

    Skinny pigs outside

    As the weather warms up we spend more time outside in our garden. In summer we spend all day out there and only come in for sleep and the toilet. I'm in 2 minds about whether to take the skinny pigs out with us. They're very confident and inquisitive so would enjoy the change of scenery. I...
  2. Jesse's pigs

    Werewolf piggies

    Any werewolf pig owners on here? Done a little research as to how they differ from skinnies/piggies just keen to see how everyone’s has matured as I know some lose hair and some keep it. had someone enquire as to whether I would rehome one so just interested to see.
  3. K

    9 week old skinny pigs poop question

    Hey! So 2 days ago I got 2 skinny pigs and I’m struggling a bit with them and struggling to find information online about them... When they came here their poo was softer than it should be but I’ve minimised watery veg and it seems to have helped... however, they are both still getting...
  4. coco&chanel

    Skinny pig skin condition?

    My skinny pig Penelope has developed dry skin with white patches. I gave her a bath and messaged her with coconut oil which seemed to help the top of her (her skin went back to normal) but she's got white patches all over her tummy which I am not sure what they are. I will post pictures as its...
  5. Barnyard Boars

    Sick Skinnie Needing Advice Asap

    Hello, I'm new to owning piggies and have 2 right now. I have a skinnie named Melvin and a guinea pig named Harvey... I got Melvin close to a year ago, and felt he was lonely and needed a pal so I got Harvey, Harvey has been around probably close to half a year and is still coming around to...
  6. G

    Skinny Pigs & Allergies? Please Help

    My family had a beautiful long-haired Peruvian Piggie that died at 6 years old in 2011. I was so upset over losing her that I never planned on getting another "replacement" piggy. But today I just happened to be at a pet store and fell in love with a little black skinny pig. We brought her home...
  7. B

    Really Ill Pregant Skinny Pig! Help!

    My skinny pig called piggy is going through her first pregnancy and now she looks really ill. I'm young so i cant travel anywhere at nearly 1am to get help I'm just begging for some advice. (Piggy) is acting very wierd like shes naturally warm and now shes cold and squinting her eyes and when...
  8. Helen Michelle

    Any Advice On Getting Skinnies To Drink From Water Bottle?

    Skinnies are settling in nicely. Need some advice on getting them to drink from bottle rather than bowl? Never had this issue before with my other piggies - not sure if it's just a skinny pig thing....
  9. T

    Beaphar Anti-parasite For Skinny Pigs?

    Hi there, I've recently rescued my first skinny pig. He was severely under weight from being fed only fruit & being kept in bad conditions (a really tiny cage on top on dirt, which was full of mold! :-O) Not to worry though, since he's been with me he now has a huge house (well, its a custom...