View Full Version : Fleece on cage floors

02-29-08, 03:49 pm
Hi, I've seen the fleece "flooring" in the cages. Do the pigs pee/poo on the fleece or do they stick to a certain area?

02-29-08, 04:07 pm
Some do, some don't. I have semi-litter trained pigs that hardly ever pee on the fleece. They do, however, poo whereever they please. Mainly in the litterbox, thank goodness.

I suggest using fleece and then a medium size second nature dog litter pan (with carefresh) with a hayrack over it. This is the best solution I have found.

02-29-08, 10:45 pm
My piggies tend to poop the most when sleeping in their pigloos. I also have cat litter boxes that my boys love to eat their hay in. I have to wash it out daily because they pee in it some. They do pee on the fleece mostly.

03-01-08, 11:17 am
Can guinea pigs be potty trained?

03-01-08, 03:20 pm
Some can. Mostly for peeing only. With the 5 pigs I have had, 3 (all girls) seem to understand that they need to potty in the box. They still only do it when they want. The two boys I had don't seem to get the picture. lol