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  1. Bonding: Re: Bonding - How Long for Introduction to New Pig

    I use fleece but for vacation coverage, I've always used CareFresh, since the poos fall down into the crevices. Another reason why I started taking the pigs to the pet store for boarding is that the...
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    Hay: Re: KMS Bluegrass hay

    That is true the corrugated box is part of the 3 lb. However, because there are less brown hay than other brands I've bought, it somewhat offsets the weight of the box and their hay isn't dusty. ...
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    Hay: Re: KMS Bluegrass hay

    The last time I bought KMS Bluegrass was Nov 2020 and it was terrible. The outside layer looked good but once you get past the outside, the inside was brown and very dusty. I think I still have a...
  4. Bonding: Re: Bonding - How Long for Introduction to New Pig

    @bpatters, thank you for the helpful information. My brother used to help me whenever I went on vacation but he did not do a good job of picking up the poos and soiled bedding, so I switched to the...
  5. Pellets: Re: Are Oxbow pellets still considered a good brand?

    I prefer KMS Hayloft pellets over Oxbow and received my 5 lbs order last week. I will be ordering another 5 lbs in a month so that I won't run out.
  6. Bonding: Bonding - How Long for Introduction to New Pig

    Up until a month ago, I had two piggies, Felicia and Lily. Lily is the remaining piggy from my original pair, which I had taken in from a Craigslist rehoming situation. Lily and Birdie, original...
  7. Sad: Re: It's been a year since you were abandoned in a fried chicken box

    Thank you for the recap. I was following Bruin and Little Bear's journey from the beginning. But due to my poor memory, I had forgotten chunks of it and the recap was very helpful to fill in the...
  8. Bedding: Re: My report after switching from shredded paper to aspen bedding.

    I use GuineaDad fleece liners, with almost the entire outer edges lined with various size pee pads, which I switch out every 2 days. When I first took on the piggies, I used CareFresh for over a...
  9. Pellets: Re: Changing Pellet Brands: Sherwood Pellets (Yay or Nay?)

    The KMS site is accepting pellet orders but you can only order 2 or 5 lbs. I ordered a week ago and still waiting for it to be shipped. If you want KMS pellets, make sure you order well before your...
  10. Re: Meet Georgie, Our Guinea Pig - Jewish Journal

    And the author lives in Southern California where there are a number of guinea pig rescues, including the huge LA Guinea Pig Rescue. No reason to buy a piggy from PetSmart. I will look to see if...
  11. Congested: Re: Info please about nasal polyps in piggy with presumptive URI

    @KAT123, if you are looking to switch to orchard grass, you might want to try the GuineaDad hay. Their hay goes through a dust filter which helps tremendously. For me, the only drawback is that it...
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    Cage: Re: 2x4 or 3x4 for arthritis guinea pig?

    If you are watching expenses, you do not need to use a stand; you can put the cage on a table. You can get tables inexpensively from Costco, Ikea, thrift stores, etc..or free from many social media...
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    Cage: Re: 2x4 or 3x4 for arthritis guinea pig?

    @Wolfiemix, you can also buy a 2X4 C&C cage from the store associated with this site. Just scroll to the top of the screen and select Cagetopia C&C Cages Store. Or if you like crafts, you can buy...
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    Chat Re: Guinea pigs anniversary

    Happy anniversary Ozzy and Bruno! What a lovely way to start off with being a pet parent, having two wonderful and gorgeous piggy boys.
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    Adopting: Re: Finding a buddy for piggy is HARD.

    Congratulations on your new baby, Toffee. Very happy to read the two piggies are getting along so well.

    I adopted my last piggy, Felicia, from the local human society/SPCA and she was part of a...
  16. Thread: Pea Flakes

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    Behavior: Re: Pea Flakes

    @inks88, I understand pea flakes are fattening therefore limiting to 1-2 daily. I put a few extras into the pellet dish only because my pigs weren't eating them. Had they started to eat them, I...
  17. Thread: Pea Flakes

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    Behavior: Re: Pea Flakes

    I am in the same boat as my two girls won't eat pea flakes and I've also tried two different brands. The first brand wasn't very good, being in little bitty pieces and didn't seem very fresh. But...
  18. Re: I think my hamster is about to kick the bucket

    I'm so very sorry that your hamster has passed. He was lucky enough to have multiple pet parents that really cared and took good care of him.
  19. Re: I think my hamster is about to kick the bucket

    4boipigs, I'm very sorry to read that your hamster is feeling poorly and hope he will perk up. It really hurt to read that "he's crying quietly ...."

    I helped my niece and nephew care for their...
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    Cage: Re: Advice with water bottles

    inks88, your piggy under the ramp is really cute and I hope they are a little more comfortable now. I remembered my two took approximately 1 week before being more adventuresome.

    As to how you...
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    Adopt: Re: Saw this post on Craigslist NJ

    What a sweetie! When I see CL postings for free piggies, I sometimes email the poster and let them know why that is a bad idea. So far, I haven't been yelled at yet and it is worth a try :). I...
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    Re: Guidance needed please - new to guinea pigs

    @Texan, guinea pigs are messy animals and from what I've read here, boys are worse than girls. It is a lot of work to change out the entire liner daily and wash/dry it. Do you have a number of pee...
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    Pregnant: Re: Pregnancy Watch With Overdue Momma

    Congratulations on the healthy baby girls, Tarot & Totem, and happy that April is doing well also! Thank you for sharing the picture of the lovely piggy family.
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    Re: The party comes to an end.

    I'm so sorry that you lost Cowe so early and your love for her comes through clearly. She was a beautiful piggy and it helped that you were with Cowe at the end to help her let go quietly. May she...
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    Re: Guidance needed please - new to guinea pigs

    When I first got my piggies, getting them out of the cage was the most difficult part as I wasn't fast enough to catch them. Plus not having had much contact with animals previously, I was a little...
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