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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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Gorgeous Princess Piggy Poo

“Princess Piggy Poo is a gorgeous little pig!” That’s what her veterinarian wrote on the notes after Princess Piggy Poo’s last checkup. Of course, it’s obvious to me that my cavy is gorgeous, but the vet sees a lot of … Continue reading

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Princess Piggy Poo’s flaw

Every time I pat Princess Piggy Poo’s back, I’m reminded of her woman-made flaw. It irks me that a human altered my perfect guinea pig forever. And, that I paid good money for this defacement that happened at the hands … Continue reading

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Princess Piggy Poo tough cookie

People look for inspiration in a lot of places. We see humans scaling summits, shedding hundreds of pounds, recovering from illnesses, surviving atrocities and so many other insurmountable occurrences. Heroes inspire us, and at the same time make us witness … Continue reading

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Princess Piggy Poo’s $982 lesson

News of Princess Piggy Poo’s restored health was prematurely reported a few weeks ago. She was good as new for only a few days after that post was made. Then the pain and bleeding from her bladder stone returned. For … Continue reading

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Princess Piggy Poo patient

Princess Piggy Poo has always heard me say she doesn’t have a vet. So imagine her shock and horror when I stuffed her into a shoebox and whisked her to Rainbow Veterinary Hospital. I swore she would never step paw … Continue reading

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