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    Adopting: Post Adoption Questions

    In June, my alpha pig, Birdy died unexpectedly and I need to find a new friend for my remaining pig, Lily. Unfortunately I was in the midst of downsizing my father from a large 4 bedroom 2 bath...
  2. Lethargy: Re: Sick pig! Pig acting slow, trembling, does not want to eat

    I'm very sorry to read about Ginger's passing. Logged on hoping to read a positive update but as you wrote, it apparently was Ginger's time to go.
  3. Weight: Re: Is this the end? Guinea pig has slowly stopped eating, dropped weight suddenly

    I'm very sorry that you lost Magneto and glad you were able to be with him at the end.
  4. Shelters: Re: Guinea pig shelter 2 weeks, or friend for 2 days and one week

    I also would go with option 1. My piggies loved staying at the rescue when I was on vacation and having lots of other piggies to talk too. They were much more communicative there than at home where...
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    C&C: Re: which water bottle should i get?

    I am also a Choco Nose fan and after almost two years of usage, there is some slow leakage in one of the four bottles purchased. To clean weekly, I put in a handful of uncooked rice, fill 1/2 of the...
  6. Thread: Bye Bye Birdy

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    Re: Bye Bye Birdy

    Thank you all for your condolences and support. I definitely have some thinking to do this weekend to decide if I want to adopt my friend's co-worker's pair of pigs. I've been spending my lunchtime...
  7. Thread: Bye Bye Birdy

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    Bye Bye Birdy

    I thought I wouldn’t have to send this message for years as my two girls are only about 3 years old. On Tuesday night, I came home at 9 pm to find my alpha pig, Birdy, dead. She is the pig on the...
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    Sick: Re: Prayers for Sparky.......

    I'm so sorry that Sparky is doing poorly and am sending best wishes and positive thoughts virtually.
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    Bedding: Re: Wood stove fuel pellets

    I currently have a 2x4 and figured I would bring 3-5 pounds of pellets up at a time and just do it multiple times. However, once I can reorganize my living room and get rid of a couple of chairs, I...
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    Bedding: Re: Wood stove fuel pellets

    I've been intrigued by wood pellets after reading the posts from bpatters and thank you for this useful thread. Currently, I'm taking care of my father who lives on the 3rd floor with no elevator...
  11. Sick: Re: Found Abandoned Guinea Pig, Breathing Heavily, No Food Appetite After Vet Visit

    I'm very sorry to read about your piggy's passing and he was well cared for at the end. He was very lucky to have found you and received the care that all pets deserved. Your care of piggy from the...
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    Litter Training: Re: Where to find Litter Trays?

    I've been using the jumbo size Ware Scatterless Lock-N-Litter corner pan for over a year. I believe there are two versions, one with a wire grate and one without. Back when I purchased it, I was...
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    Re: Until we meet again Mumu

    Thank you for sharing Mumu's story and she was such a loved member of your family. You have certainly done right by Mumu. I have never cried more than when I'm on this site.
  14. Sick: Re: 7 yr old piggie - lethargic, lurching, watery eyes, but no idea what is wrong...

    I'm very sorry about the loss of Alfie. I strongly support quality over quantity of life and you did what was best for Alfie under the circumstances.
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    Cage: Re: Cage Divider options

    My alpha pig developed a bad habit of biting the cage bars when she sees me bring in their nightly salads and taught her sister to do the same. I've since bought a piece of plexiglass from Lowe's,...
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    Re: In Memory of Ruby

    Thank you for sharing these wonderful pictures of Ruby!
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    Re: In Memory of Ruby

    Thank you for giving us an opportunity to get to know Ruby better. I am at work and still tearing but luckily it is still early for my company and I have a private office. What a sweetheart your...
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    Heart Issues: Re: Enlarged Heart: Medication Question

    I'm very sorry Ruby didn't make it and can only imagine how difficult it has been for you.
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    Re: Rest in peace Sugar

    I was also following Sugar's progress and am very sorry you lost your beautiful Sugar!
  20. Cage: Re: Leaking water bottles ruining our cage, whats a good non leak bottle we can use?

    I still prefer the choco nose bottle for being drip free:
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    General: Re: Cleaning Cages & Playpen

    @bpatters, you used wooden pellets which are very absorbent. I think the aspen shavings might be part of the problem. They are not absorbent and perhaps the pee flows down to the coroplast and when...
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    General: Re: Cleaning Cages & Playpen

    Carefresh Pet Bedding is a very popular small animal bedding made from reclaimed pulp waste. It's free of inks, dyes, clay and chemicals used in the paper making process. You can buy it in a pet...
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    General: Re: Cleaning Cages & Playpen

    Are you lining with newspaper? If not, placing a layer of newspaper as the base layer might help with urine stains. I use aspen as one of my layers in the vacation cage and do not find it very...
  24. Re: Fly Free Over the Rainbow Bridge, my sweet Chip!

    I'm very sorry to read about the loss of Chip and am at a loss for words as this was unexpected.
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    Chewing: Re: Guinea Pigs happy to destroy everything

    With the bamboo sticks, I give it to them in the morning and when I get home in the evening, it looks like shavings.
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