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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.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 ...

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

Sep 12, 2016 ... Learn what diseases we commonly see in pet guinea pigs and the best ... Spaying your female guinea pig is definitely recommended for more ...

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 ... Vitamin C deficiency related disease usually involves swollen joints ... Guinea pigs fed an inappropriate diet are highly susceptible to dental problems.

animals.mom.me/guinea-pigs-carry-diseases-harmful-humans-1220.html

They don't spread diseases as frequently as other pocket pets like rats and mice, ... Guinea pigs can carry and spread the bacteria, however, especially if they are ... How to Remove Odor From Guinea Pigs · Which Make Better Pets: Male or ...

www.petmd.com/exotic/conditions/respiratory/c_ex_gp_bordetella_bronchisepta_infection

Respiratory infections are quite common in guinea pigs, and often they are a ... females); Miscarriages; Calcium deficiency (in pregnant and nursing guinea pigs)  ...

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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.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.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2706043

The infection in male and female guinea pigs is much shorter in duration than ... Although the rabbit model may be more susceptible to infection, the guinea pig ...