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General For apt people, how many guinea pigs?

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I currently live in an apartment have three piggies. I was just wondering for those in apartments, how many piggies do you have. How do you store your stuff? I just spent a weekend cleaning out a closet for them!
 

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I live in an apartment, and I keep their stuff in a storage space we made under their cage, and in a Rubbermaid tub beside their cage, also in my closet, and my boyfriends closet lol. I have pig stuff everywhere lol, and I have 3 pigs in a 17 square foot cage.
 

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I'm in a small apt and have 1 gp. She has enough stuff for 6 though! I have a 2 x 4 CC cage of which 2 x 1 is a kitchen. I have a bazillion fleece cases for her fleece flippers, sleep sacks, and different color igloos, toys... I also have a midwest cage to put her in when I'm doing the once a week cage clean. I would have 2 but can't afford the possibility of any more vet bills on more than 1. I'm on disability. I've already spent over 1K on her in less than a year! :/

I have her 2 boxes of hay along the wall in the dining room so it's out of the way, her fleece stuff stuffed in 2 boxes that are on top of each other next to her cage, and toys et al in the hall closet. I live alone so I don't need to worry about what someone will think about boxes out in sight.
 

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5 guinea pigs, I store all their stuff under their cage and their hay is in the garage.
 

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Mine have taken over the entire dining room and I feel like I'm almost rearranging stuff every month to make sure I got enough room for all the fleece and toys
 

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We have five piggees and I store my stuff under the cage in a stand made of gids. Plus I store things in bins under my couch.
 

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I live in a 2-bedroom apartment and my 5 pigs have the whole second bedroom for their three 2x5 cages. The closet in their is full of all of their stuff and I even have some of it in my bedroom closet (mine is a walk-in, so it's not a big deal to me).
 

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We live in a one bedroom flat very small and have five piggies( not by choice unexpected pregnant ) we keep their hay and bedding in the cupboard, food next to their cage and some more bedding in the airing cupboard :) very squished!
 

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We live in a one bedroom and have two Piggers. They have a 2x5 cage on a grid stand with 5 storage bins from the cages store. Those bins are amazing! Almost everything fits in the bins and a space behind the cage for a narrow shelf and hanging racks. I keep their hay, bulk pellets/bedding, and laundry basket in my storage room though because it's cooler in there (It's sort of like a cold room off my kitchen). I just need to find a place to put their floor time grids now.. they're currently sitting in a corner of my living room, but they migrate.
@mercurybubbles8 I'm always rearranging their stuff too! Partially for efficiency and mostly because I keep buying them more stuff :)
 

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Have you seen the C&C cages that are off the ground to allow for storage underneath? We use fleece for bedding so I really only have to store pellets & hay. I guess the limit would be how many cages you can comfortably fit and how many you want to clean/ care for.
 

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I live in a bachelor apt (all one space) and have 2 pigs, a chinchilla, degus and hamsters, we have a HUGE shelving space, and we keep all their supplies in decorative boxes/baskets on shelves and in a closet
 

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Mine have taken over the entire dining room and I feel like I'm almost rearranging stuff every month to make sure I got enough room for all the fleece and toys

All I have to say is a double grid stand....







But I have 2 3x3 stacked cages in my dinning room. Because I use pellets the only item not under my cage is the hamper of hay( I couldn't have a double opening), it's too wide and the full box is in the storage room. With the double grid stand, you can see how much storage I have/had with the various cage designs.

http://s1043.photobucket.com/user/lunarminx/library/Guinea Pigs Too?sort=3&page=1
 

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1 bedroom apartment with a dog, cat and 2 piggies. All of their stuff is stored under their cage. The cage is on a table the exact same size as the cage (2x4) so everything fits nicely underneath. I have a bin for hay, plastic storage container with drawers and a laundry basket for dirty fleece. The clean fleece goes on top of the hay bin (has a lid). I have space to store a 10 lb box of SMS hay sideways when I need it since all the hay won't fit in the plastic bin. Wish I could extend it to a 2x5 but my fiance would not be happy. lol
 
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