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    C&C: Re: Any tips on having a C&C cage?

    I use pine pellets or aspen under the liner. Not in the entire cage though, just in the kitchen side. Yeah, the cracks get gross, but if you pull up the base alittle with everything out of it, ...
  2. Behavior: Re: Super frustrated! Why cant I hold my skinny pig?

    My two freak out and run when I go to pick them up, but once I catch them, they calm down and enjoy being petted. I've had them for a year and I've noticed lately, they do not try so hard to get...
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    C&C: Re: Any tips on having a C&C cage?

    I am about to make some liners for my cc cage and I have bought two uhaul pads from Uhaul store and some fleece throws I found on sale. I'm in the process of washing and drying them right now. I...
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    Fleece: Re: If you need fleece liners

    Another place to check for stuff like this, if you hate sewing (and I do,) is etsy. I've ordered some great pee pads from there. You are kinda taking a gamble anytime you order another person's...
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    Re: Hanging your piggie laundry outside!

    I hang mine over the railing of my deck, but I've been thinking about getting a clothesline. Many people around here hang stuff out to dry. I live in a really rural area, so it isn't unusual here.
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    Re: Toy Ideas? Please.

    ping pong balls make good toys. Also, any rectangle shaped box like a soda can box can make a great tunnel. Or oatmeal box (the round ones.)
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    Sexing: Re: Help me confirm the sex of my guinea pig?

    yes, they do. They will also rumblestrut.
  8. Re: Got my first pair of piggies today. I have questions.

    One of my guinea pigs is also named Pickles! Guinea pigs are flighty little things. Mine still run when I go to pick them up and I've had the current two for about six months. but they enjoy being...
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    Diet: Re: I accidently made my guinea pig fat.

    Great! I glad to hear those weight ranges are outdated. Thanks!
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    Diet: I accidently made my guinea pig fat.

    well for the past few months I've been nursing a geriatric pig and trying to keep her weight up. In the process, I've fattened up one of my younger healthier ones. Chicken died a couple of weeks...
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    Fleece: Re: Guinea Pig Cage/Fleece stinks?

    I said I prewash with vinegar, not add it in with the soap. I prewash my pig laundry with vinegar water and then rinse. Then wash again with soap.
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    Fleece: Re: Guinea Pig Cage/Fleece stinks?

    Im tardy as always, but I have hard water so I have to add washing additives to my laundry, anyway. But yes, adding vinegar will help neutralize the odor. I soak my pig bedding in warm water I've...
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    Pine: Re: How much $$ for a 2x4 c&c?

    not only vet cost, but if you have a pig with allergies you won't be able to use wooden bedding. When I got my rescue girls i was using aspen and after spending about $250 at the vet on antibiotics...
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    C&C: Re: New cage set up!

    I've just finished building my 2 x 5 with a lid (because I have big dogs) but I'm thinking of adding an upper level. I like your cage set up. that's a great design to cover both rabbit and g pig...
  15. Hello and question about rescue guinea and overeating...

    Hello, my name is Melissa. I have had experience with ferrets and rabbits, but I'm new to guinea pigs. I just adopted two female guinea pigs from a rescue group. I renamed them Chicken and...
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