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Dozy Me!

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AudioHeart

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Ooo deary I've had one of those moments :red

Its quite embarrassing actually! (I take pride in my piggie care and knowledge)

Well, every day I give the boys a health check and check for any lumps or bumps. And I have seen Artie's nipples many a time, however i've never took much notice until today...

My brother took a photograph of me holding Artie, you can see his gorgeous little belly. I uploaded the photograph, went 'awww' and then:

"OMG! HE HAS NIPPLES!"
In blind panic, I ran to the shed double checked his sex, while muttering "I've checked his boy bits every day, and I'm so sure he's a boy!"

I quickly typed into google, male guinea pigs anatomy....then this came up in bold words:

All male mammels have nipples, including male guinea pigs.

I knew that!

mallethead haha! Its been a long day, and I'm blaming my sudden dozyness to lack of sleep! haha! Whoops poor artie. :)



"I am a boy you know!"
 

Emmiiee

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haha *** made me chuckle! yh some people say males don't have nipples, they soo doo! my Basils stick out loads ! ha and he is very much so a biig boy! x
 

christine

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Lovely,how could you doubt his masculinity,its enough to make a piggie leave home!
 

Astral Heart

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All mammals have nipples in the womb because they are formed before the sex is determined.
 
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