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  1. AlKo96

    Guinea Pig Has Lost Her Wheek?

    I noticed yesterday that Truffles can't wheek very loudly like she used to (e.g. when she heard a bag rustling) but instead makes a raspy sound, like she's trying to wheek but nothing comes out. She's almost 5 and I've read that they can lose their wheek with age but I'm not sure if that's true...
  2. PiggyOinkOink

    Has Benji Become Deaf?

    My Benji appears to not react to sound anymore. I don't know how long this has been going on but I just noticed it in the past month. If I put the hoover on or even the hand vacuum in the cage he never reacts even though it is right next to him! The other piggies just run away pretty much like...