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New Toys!

Discussion in 'Housing and Enrichment' started by kara02, Jan 8, 2017.

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  1. kara02

    kara02 Junior Guinea Pig

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    Hi! I'm looking to buy Custard some new toys to keep him happy during the day whilst I'm out. I was wondering what toys your piggies love so I can add them to Custard's fairly big collection!

    Thank you!❤
     
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    Mine aren't very interested in bought toys, but they love the cardboard tubes from toilet rolls/kitchen paper (cut them length wise so they can't get heads stuck) stuffed with hay, cardboard boxes and paper bags again stuffed with hay. If you use paper carrier bags cut the handles off.
     
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    Anything made of willow is always a favorite here.
    My lot love willow balls or sea-grass balls, stuffed with hay.
     
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    kara02 Junior Guinea Pig

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    I've got a few willow things so I'm going to be picking a few more up. Thank you!
     
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    kara02 Junior Guinea Pig

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    Yeah tubes is always a favourite here too! I've always got spares just in case he's chewed everything else! Thank you!
     
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    Willow and seagrass balls (though they won't touch the third in the pack, flexible sticks?), anything cardboard they can nibble, throw about and use as hideys! They're energetic youngsters so - a bit like human kids - everything goes in their mouths and/or gets destroyed!
     
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    Custard has some willow balls and loves them! Thank you!
     
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    Willow toys, mine love them! I also put different flavoured treat hay in this and it keeps them amused trying to get it out:

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    What is that Flutterby and where did you get it from?
     
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    It's a toy that you can stuff hay or veggies into and they can pull it around trying to get stuff out. Its gap are safe so no stuck piggies. Its from Pets At Home.
     
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    Teddy liked almost anything made of wood. But his favourite toys of all the time were these ones without a doubt!:
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    You can find them online by: Rosewood Boredom Breakers Woodies Fruity Rollers
     
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    Mine love to chase each other through tunnels and love to nibble treat sticks.
     
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    My boys love houses made of cardboard boxes! I bought them a mirror with a bell on it from the bird section of P@H and it freaked them out at first but now they love it!
     
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    My piggies love a good bell! They ring it for their dinner XD

    Egg boxes with readigrass in is also a firm favourite :)
     
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