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My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 30+ years. I would like to assist you and Rocket.
Can you tell me if pieces drop when he eats?
Any wetness under the mouth?
Thank-you. When we hear of reluctance to eat hay and pellets, we have to consider a dental issue. Malocclussions and other dental problems are very common in Guinea pigs. Unfortunately the only way to see if this is the problems is a Vet visit with a Guinea pig savy Vet. They will need to do an Xray as well as an open mouth dental exam. This is some information on Guinea Pig Dental issues:
I am going to give you a link for Guinea Pig Vets that can treat this type of problem: http://www.guinealynx.info/vetlist.html
The Critical Care is great for emergency feeding, I would add a Vitamin C supplement to make sure Rocket is getting enough, since not eating properly.
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