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Are my piggy too fat?

Rosina

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I got 2 piggies, they don't like to move much even during floor time, one weight 2.2lb and the other 2.3, they are both girls, are they too fat?
 

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No, they have normal weights. Some pigs are just lazy!
 

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Is it their first or second floor time? My pig was terrified his first few floor times, but now he runs around in circles popcorning. It may just take a while for them to liven up.
 

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It's hard to judge whether a pig is thin or fat from weight alone as it depends on their frame. I have three girls, one is 2 1/2lb the other two are nearly 3lb and all are a similar build. The one who's lighter just has a much lighter frame than the others - she'd be obese if she reached their weight!

As Piglet said, those weights aren't huge. Just make sure they have a good diet, a good sized cage and plenty of opportunity and stimulation to exercise and they should stay in good shape!

Have a look at this page https://guineapigcages.com/toys.htm for ideas on how to get them moving and having some fun!
 
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