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My guinea pig's nipple is swollen, and is leaking blood,

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My guinea pig's nipple is swollen, and is leaking blood
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the guinea pig's name and age?
Customer: Phoebe, she's a rescue animal, so not sure of age. round 2 we think
JA: How old is Phoebe?
Customer: we think 2, not sure
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Phoebe?
Customer: She's one of three pigs we rescued, and the others seem fine.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Pet
Expert:  Joan replied 1 month ago.

My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 30+ years. I would love to assist you.

Expert:  Joan replied 1 month ago.

I would like to ask some questions to best assist you.

What type of bedding are you using?

Has she been having any altercations with the other piggies?

Is she lethargic?

Do you give any supplements?


Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Fleece bedding. No altercations that I know of, at least. Not lethargic at all. No supplements; hay, veggies, and the occasional treat per the guidelines we were given.
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
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