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Ediie JUST had her babies!

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Emmiiee

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OMG she was making funny noises all day, and about 7ish we had a power cut! so left my room to check my siblings were okay! was gona what 20-30 mins came back and saw 3 extra faces !

 

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Awwwww they are gorgeous hun.
Congrats :)
I love the unique colours too, wish I could have one of them for my Reggie to play with x)x)x)x)x)
 

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AWWW - Well done Ediie!

I am so glad for you that all has gone well and mum and pups are looking great!

You can handle babies right from the beginning for short bursts of time. It would be good if you weighed them daily for the first two weeks to make sure that every pup is getting enough milk. The ideal birth weight is 70-100g and the pups should be putting on weight from 2-3 old. It can take up to day for mummy's milk bar to work, but the pups are provided for that. Make sure that they are drinking from both nipples.

You can now feed parsley, but start with easy veg like carrots, cucumber and slowly introduce the richer veg like peppers and cabbage into mummy's diet, so the pups' tender tummies won't be upset. Continue to give high vitamin C and extra calcium (i.e. alfalfa for the bones) until the pups are weaned and eating an adult diet.

Here is more info:
http://www.guinealynx.info/reproduction_faq.html

Here is the best website for sexing babies:
http://www.cavyspirit.com/sexing.htm
 

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AWWW - Well done Ediie!

I am so glad for you that all has gone well and mum and pups are looking great!

You can handle babies right from the beginning for short bursts of time. It would be good if you weighed them daily for the first two weeks to make sure that every pup is getting enough milk. The ideal birth weight is 70-100g and the pups should be putting on weight from 2-3 old. It can take up to day for mummy's milk bar to work, but the pups are provided for that. Make sure that they are drinking from both nipples.

You can now feed parsley, but start with easy veg like carrots, cucumber and slowly introduce the richer veg like peppers and cabbage into mummy's diet, so the pups' tender tummies won't be upset. Continue to give high vitamin C and extra calcium (i.e. alfalfa for the bones) until the pups are weaned and eating an adult diet.

Here is more info:
http://www.guinealynx.info/reproduction_faq.html

Here is the best website for sexing babies:
http://www.cavyspirit.com/sexing.htm

oo thats great info! any good sites to get Alfalfa hay from, my local shops don't stock any :/

Ive picked one of them up they soo tiny I'm scared I'm going to hurt them, all of them seem to be suckling really well!

i'm going to weigh them now and post th weight up x
 

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mum is doing great! being a very good mummy! their all cleaned and dry! mums been out for some food and drink!
 
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