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Spotting what is normal and what is not
Weight - Monitoring and Management
Guinea pig body quirks
Early Signs Of Illness

Training for nail cuts and medication/syringe feed
Gently fondle your babies' feet and body before you have to get serious about nail and hair cutting each time you cuddle them, so they are used to being handled and manipulated. This makes the 'real' first exercise much less of an ordeal. Praise your piggies and bathe them with approval while you do it!
Syringe Training Before The Need For Medicating


Weekly check-up and care
Give the whole body a go-over and look and feel for changes and lumps.
Weight - Monitoring and Management
Guinea pig body quirks
Boar Care: Bits, Bums & Baths
Guide to Cutting Guinea Pig Nails
 
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