Puffing up

Siikibam

Forum Donator 2020/21
Joined
Jul 31, 2017
Messages
8,239
Reaction score
9,689
Points
1,625
Location
Kent
I hope this is the right place. I’ve noticed recently that our boys puff up when they’re eating. It doesn’t happen at any other time. Though yesterday I did see Toffee had puffed up and was just relaxing.

Is it normal? As said it only seems to be when theyreeating (their veg).
 

EJMA82

Junior Guinea Pig
Joined
Jul 4, 2017
Messages
293
Reaction score
323
Points
405
Location
Leicester UK
Puffing up is usually a sign of pain. I’d take to the vet to get him checked out. Could be a teeth problem?
 

HeatherRose

Forum Donator 2019/20
Joined
Jan 6, 2018
Messages
2,072
Reaction score
9,721
Points
1,475
Location
Kentucky
All of mine puff up while they are eating, so I think that is ok. If they are puffing up at other times too it could be a sign of pain.
 
Top