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cossmia
10-05-05, 08:37 pm
Hello, I'm quite new to this site (like 10 mins) and have only owned a little guinea pig since saturday... what is C&C and other such definations spoken on this site...

also I only have a little petshop brought cage for my Nibbles.... should I be looking at another cage.. and what type...

Any help would be appreciated..

Cossmia:crazy:

dagwellismypigy
10-05-05, 08:53 pm
Go to the homepage(www.cavycages.com (http://www.cavycages.com)) click around and read, you will learn LOTS.

cossmia
10-05-05, 10:03 pm
Is there one pay or just random viewing?

dagwellismypigy
10-05-05, 10:14 pm
http://cavycages.com/cubes.htm Is a good place to start, read all the links on the sides. It will probably take a while but your piggie will thank you.

Ly&Pigs
10-05-05, 10:59 pm
C&C stands for Cubes and Coroplast. These are what we make cages from. Cubes (metal grids) for the cage and Coroplast (corrogated plastic) for the inside tray. If you go to the top of the page and click on photo galleries, there are thousands of pictures of C&C cages there. For 1-2 (pigs should be kept in pairs or more) you need at least a 2 grid by 3 grid cage and a 2 grid by 4 grid cage if you can (boars-boy cavies- need more room as they are territorial. Most grids are 14", some are slightly larger at 14.5" or 15".

I suggest you build a 2x4 c&c cage and get your pig a same sex buddy. They are very social creatures and love having companions.

cossmia
10-06-05, 02:22 am
Thanks you Ly&pigs!! i've read alot of the liks and am going tot ry and invest in one for my little Nibbles, but i won't sure just what C&C stood for! hehe I must be a little slow..

thanks again!!