My boars are about a year old. It is unnecessary and tantamount to animal cruelty in my opinion. Phoebe April 1, at 7: I didn't know females had them either! Male guinea pigs, also known as boars, have something females don't, a penis and testicles. What I will say is, read the information in the email carefully.
Alice CaliCavy April 1, at 7: Lora Figgat September 30, at PM. She said that she have not experience any piggies getting infections because of it. To accomplish this, flip your guinea pig on his back and smear a small amount of mineral oil inside the anus. While not all boars will develop impaction, knowing what to look for and a little preventive maintenance will keep your animal healthy.
Help answer questions Learn more. Click on the photo for a larger image. MS Meghan Saundres Aug 26, Next I rinse his sac with warm water using a large syringe 6cc.
Glad it is useful!! Let me get back to you on that - I'll be writing a post about it soon so check back: Adoption Adoption Application Blog. These lighter, softer pellets are called caecal faeces and are very important to your guinea pig's health because they contain important B-complex vitamins. Anyone is welcome here regardless of where they get their pigs from so please enjoy your time here. Maybe this is why Fergs is such a stink bomb!