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vcahospitals.com/know-your-pet/guinea-pigs-problems

Pneumonia is one of the most significant diseases of pet guinea pigs and can be ... Female pigs are more prone to cystitis (bladder infection) then are male ...

www.pbspettravel.co.uk/blog/common-guinea-pig-illnesses

Dec 3, 2016 ... Some of the more common symptoms of illness in guinea pigs include: ... Female guinea pigs in particular seem prone to cystitis. Urinary ...

www.merckvetmanual.com/exotic-and-laboratory-animals/rodents/guinea-pigs

Guinea pigs, like chinchillas, are hystricognath rodents. ... Domestication of the guinea pig began at least by 900 BCE and may have .... Infectious Diseases ...

veterinarycalendar.dvm360.com/common-diseases-guinea-pigs-proceedings-0

Aug 1, 2010 ... Common diseases of guinea pigs (Proceedings). source- ... Very susceptible to upper resp. infections ... Alopecia in females can be caused by a Telogen deflexion freq. seen last trimester of pregnancy or during lactation.

www.petful.com/pet-health/common-health-problems-guinea-pigs

Nov 9, 2016 ... Guinea pigs need plenty of vitamin C to remain healthy. By: Andy Miccone ... These critters really do not do well with illness and stress. ... Pigs are very susceptible to pneumonia, which is serious and often incurable. Young ...

www.thespruce.com/common-guinea-pig-diseases-1238210

Dec 9, 2016 ... Learn what diseases we commonly see in pet guinea pigs and the best ... Spaying your female guinea pig is definitely recommended for more ...

www.gopetsamerica.com/small-animals/guineapig/guinea-pig-common-diseases.aspx

Common diseases of guinea pigs: external and internal parasitic infections, ... Because guinea pigs do not manufacture vitamin C, they can be prone to a ... Middle-aged to older females (older than 2.5 years old) are particularly predisposed.

netvet.wustl.edu/species/guinea/gpigs.txt

Diseases of Guinea Pigs PAT 707, Diseases of Laboratory Animals II ... sows seem to be more susceptible, however; fatal generalized disease, stillbirths, and .... with genital infection of female guinea pigs by the chlamydial agent of guinea pig ...

kb.rspca.org.au/what-are-the-common-health-problems-in-pet-guinea-pigs_294.html

Aug 12, 2014 ... Many of the common health problems seen in pet guinea pigs are often preventable by good ... Vitamin C deficiency related disease usually involves swollen joints and ... Guinea pigs are susceptible to mite infestation.