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Weekly weight gain

Piggies&buns

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#1
Dexter last week was 932g and this week is 974g
Popcorn last week was 704g and this week is 1070g

Pops surely hasn’t put on that much weight in a week? ... I must have weighed him wrong last week? If i misread and he was actually 904g last week, then I assume 166g in a week is still too much. I have weighed him four times just now to check (he now isn’t very happy with me!) so I am sure I have got it right this week!
I guess all I can do is check again next week
 

Claire W

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Did you weigh him at the same time I.e before or after dinner as if I weigh my pigs after they’ve had their dinner, they can weigh 50g more also 50g can be the difference between a full and an empty bladder.

I would continue to weigh him at the same time within the food cycle but try not to worry
 
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