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Which makes a better pet — a boar or a sow?

When people come to me looking for a pet cavy, this is usually one of the first three questions I am asked. And the short answer is always the same — I, personally, prefer boars. 703 more words

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Boars from VA

And, the final set of pigs I got from VA. The big boars.

He is the reason that the babies are super creepy and albino. 90 more words

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#2 Getting to know you, getting to know all about you...

So I gave them a few days to settle in.  I just fed and watered them, didn’t fuss them, try and pick them up or enjoy them in ANY WAY.   192 more words

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#1 The Day the Pigs Arrived

I was not expecting to become the carer of two guinea pigs but life has a way of surprising everyone I guess!  I have decided to embrace the experience and how better to do that than to share the ups, the downs and the squeaks. 44 more words

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Not Quite Grown Sows: Part 2

As promised, here is the second installment of the juvenile sows that I got from VA.

I think this is all of the sows I got… 29 more words

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Ali Beer 35/365

If my husband had married Ali, he would have suggested that they keep her surname, I know he would.

Ali rings me on the mobile as her phone is free after 7. 518 more words

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