weightloss

  1. Guptheguineapig

    Post Stasis Concerns

    Hello there. My poor Samoa was put through torture when she was given an antibiotic for her UTI in which she has a life threatening reaction to. She was hospitalized and I have been giving her critical care everyday. In the past week her weight dropped under 1000g. This past Wednesday/Thursday...
  2. PaytonMichelle

    My guinea pig is losing weight but is acting normal

    I am on break from school and have recently moved my guinea pigs to a new location. Same cage but new place. The piggies seem happy and act 100% normal. I was doing their weekly weigh ins and noticed that my pig Winston has lost some weight. On December 11 he was 822 but yesterday he was 808 and...
  3. Alexemond97

    One overweighted guinea pig and one normal

    Hi, I have two boars who share together everything. They eat at the same time and there is no fight. They eat about the same amount of food. However, one is 1050g and the other one is 1400g. I would like my big boy to lose some weight but I don’t want the little one to be even more skinny. Do...
  4. M

    Multiple cases of extreme weight loss and death

    Hi, I hope someone can give me some advice I own a petting farm and we have numerous guinea pigs, have done for years. Earlier this year I lost half a dozen of my guinea pigs within a few weeks of each other, they were all purchased from the same breeder at the same time about 3 years ago when...
  5. Guptheguineapig

    Specialist Ear Infection/falling over

    Hello there! I have a little girl named Tippy. She was a rescue from a pet store. She was kept in the back room because she had a head tilt and they couldn't put her out in the front with the rest of the pigs... When I rescued her she was reported infection free (which now I don't believe)...
  6. A

    Weight & Hair loss

    Hi all, One of my pigs, female aged around 3-4, has been losing weight for around a year now. She is very skinny but eating normal (huge interest in food!) we noticed an increase in how much she is drinking, but the vet said he couldn't find a problem. She has now seen 3 vets who cant seem to...
  7. Leeni

    Mimmi's Weightloss

    Mimmi had quite a serious bloat in the end of October. I posted about it here: Bloat, Need Of Support! She got better from it and hasn't suffered from any bloats after that one. However, her health is not as good as I would like it to be. Her weight issues puzzle me. My question is that is this...
  8. D

    Weightloss?!

    I recently got two 7 month old male pig goes from a local rescue (about two weeks ago) and I weighed them on arrival, and again a week later. I weighed them again today and the have both lost around 60-70g . One from 1110 to 1050 and the other from 920 to 860g. They are both completely fine and...
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