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The Magic Taco

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My neighbour's had this litter (probably the 6th litter) and it has had two piggies. I held one when it was about a little less than one month old. My neighbour just let me hold it. I asked if it was ok and he said yeah.
I've heard that if you hold it too young that the mother neglects them.
But i just want to know if the baby will be ok. It runs so i know i haven't broken its wee little spine.
(i used the money icon to grab your attention)
 

Slap Maxwell

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No, the mother will not neglect them because you hold them.
 

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You can hold baby cavies from day #1.

The Magic Taco said:
My neighbour's had this litter (probably the 6th litter) and it has had two piggies.

I hope this is not the same sow having repeated litters?
 

The Magic Taco

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yes, i want to know a way to get that poor sow out of that place. All of her babies die. I can't bare looking at that third world country. I'll see if i can sneak a photo.
 

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I held Chatty and Moppy's newborn pups from about 2 hours old. The mom's don't neglect them at all.
 
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