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Princess Piggy Poo has a cold

Guinea pigs have sensitive respiratory systems. Although, cavies don’t really get colds, they get URIs. Even so, I’m not sure how Princess Piggy Poo caught an upper respiratory infection (URI) without going out in the cold, getting caught in the … Continue reading

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Princess Piggy Poo’s rainy day

Princess Piggy Poo has been tucked under her dry towel all day. While the rain and wind were making a mess outside, she was cozy inside. My cavy was nestled like a matryoshka doll: inside her towel, inside her rainbow house, … Continue reading

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It’s 2016 Princess Piggy Poo

Happy New Year! Princess Piggy Poo doesn’t seem to care that time is flying by. She has no idea that 2016 is here and will mark the fifth year of our family in October. Maybe on some level Princess Piggy … Continue reading

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Princess Piggy Poo bunk mate

Princess Piggy Poo had to clear out of the living room this week. We had the painter come and I didn’t want her to endure the smell or, worse, have splatters of paint ruin her velvety white fur. I decided … Continue reading

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Princess Piggy Poo rhyme time

Missy had a guinea pig, Guinea pig, guinea pig, Missy had a guinea pig, Her fur was white as snow. And everywhere that Missy went Missy went, Missy went, Everywhere that Missy went, The cavy was sure to go.   … Continue reading

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Hay, hay Princess Piggy Poo

Princess Piggy Poo has clear ideas about her preferences. In a blind taste test, I presented my cute cavy with two brands of timothy hay. I placed one mound of Oxbow® and another of Kaytee® in her cage. There was … Continue reading

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It’s 2015 Princess Piggy Poo

This time of year Princess Piggy Poo and I receive photo-messages from our friends as well as letters that recap the past year in their lives. 2014 was a good one for my guinea pig and me. We are grateful … Continue reading

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