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Quick question about poop

JennG

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My girls have been pooping alot lately. Some days it seems like poop is everywhere, other days aren't so bad. Anyways, I think that they're pooping so much at times that they're stepping on them or moving their stuff & smooshing the poop.

Anyways, I was just looking poop sizes up and GL said that if a poop was pitted to be concerned. What in the world does that mean? If someone could let me know, I'd appreciate it. I guess I just want to make sure I know what I'm looking for.

Thanks, Jenn
 

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Pitted would be if it's dimpled or looks like there are little dips in the surface. You want the poops to be smooth and regular shaped. I think if they're pitted your piggies are a bit dehydrated, so there isn't as much liquid able to leave the body.
 

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Hmmm, I didn't know any of that. Interesting.

I think my girls poop everywhere just to make me clean it up. :D And they move it around, too. Some days there's tons of poop in their loft. Other days, it's all under the ramp. If pig poop was worth money, I'd be a millionaire.
 

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For real! There should be a piggy poop to $$ conversion table somewhere. We'd all be rich!
 

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Sometimes one of my girls makes these itty bitty bitty poops. Like a small grain of rice or smaller. The first time I saw them I thought they were bugs; like little beetles or something.
Anyone else ever seen or heard of these?
 

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Coco's poops are smaller than my other girls but she's still a baby and not fully grown. I just didn't know what it meant when it said pitted poops and wanted to make sure I knew what it was in case I ever saw it.
 

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