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Mouth Guinea pig ate a bit of silicone nipple

Lavendergirl99

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Hello first time posti g gere i was giving our 2 girls some bene bac plus and one bit and ate some of the silicone nipple i feel so stupid for using it will she be okay? In the photo in thw black boxes is about how much she ate not sure which time i had on it i feel like a bad pet parent
is she gonna be okay????
Guinea pig ate a bit of silicone nipple
 
https://imgur.com/y6oCwPa (Attached photos of the nipple)

 
Just watch and make sure she keeps pooping. The silicone itself is almost certainly inert, and won't cause any problems because of digestion. But it could cause a blockage in her GI tract if it's large enough or gets turned the right way. Lack of poop will mean a quick visit to a good exotic vet.
 

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