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Scarby bites his finger nails

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Lucinda

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Hs anyone else experienced this? They never bleed and I think it's caused by anxiety, poor love.
 
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Tonic has always done this! Have no idea why.. nothing wrong andhas never chewed them so they've bled..

Had no reason to be bothered about it.. I tell him off for biting his nails! LOL
 
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yea, my piggy does it too....she seems to do it more when i cut her nails...
 
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Caroline

I wonder if piggies bite their nails because, like us, they get rough bits, and again like us they bite them off.
Caroline x
 
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Tonic does it too after his nails have been cut, so he's probably saying 'ahh but mummy you missed a bit'.. LOL :)
 
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princessguinea

lol....yea, my piggy even bites off spores when she gets them! she gives herself piggy manicures! :)
 
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princessguinea

exactly! i guess next time i will give her the nail clippers so she can do it! :D
 
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gothchick1515

Zubin is forever doing it and if it doesnt hurt him i let him get on with it lol i think its them cleaning it because he mainly does it when hes been in the garden x
 
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princessguinea

they are very clean animals..what can i say? i think my piggy is cleaner than me at times! :D :o
 
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yea, ive tried...she just looks at me like,"um...your the mommy, mommy!" :P
 
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