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Pink Coloured Poop

LillyB

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Hi
Need some advice please......does Watermelon turn the piggies poop pink? I gave some to my girls earlier and i have just looked in their cage and noticed that they had some poop in their foodbowl. It had lettuce in there and because I had washed the lettuce beforehand the poop had got damp and there was pink all around it.
We have checked the girls over and they are running around and eating as normal, the only thing we can think of is the watermelon. Thanks 😃
 

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Hi
Need some advice please......does Watermelon turn the piggies poop pink? I gave some to my girls earlier and i have just looked in their cage and noticed that they had some poop in their foodbowl. It had lettuce in there and because I had washed the lettuce beforehand the poop had got damp and there was pink all around it.
We have checked the girls over and they are running around and eating as normal, the only thing we can think of is the watermelon. Thanks 😃
Veg can discolour the poop - with beetroot it comes out purple for instance.
 

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Poop is 1-2 days behind so think what you fed them then. And if you can post a photo that would be good.
 

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Poop is 1-2 days behind so think what you fed them then. And if you can post a photo that would be good.
Thats a relief.....i gave them melon a couple of days ago too so it must be that. I will keep an eye on them (and the poop!) for a few days and will keep you updated! 😃
Thankyou x x
 

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Veg can discolour the poop - with beetroot it comes out purple for instance.
Thankyou......such a relief to know! They certainly keep you on your toes! 😃 Love the to bits and feel I am constantly watching them and making sure they are ok! x x
 
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