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2 edition of tail of a guinea-pig found in the catalog.

tail of a guinea-pig

Cicely Englefield

tail of a guinea-pig

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Published by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Statementtold and illustrated by Cicely Englefield.
LC ClassificationsPZ10.3.E584 Tai
The Physical Object
Pagination43 p.
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6368135M
LC Control Number38008907

Introduction. The domestic guinea pig is a descendant of the wild cavy (Cavia aperea) which is a common rodent in South America (Kunzl and Sachser, ).It is a non-burrowing, herbivorous, crepuscular, hystricomorph (porcupine-like) rodent with a stocky body, short neck and limbs, and with either no tail or a vestigial by:   My guinea pig's cage is beside my hamster's cage and I think my hamster has Wet Tail. Will it spread to my guinea pig?

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(I.E. Ella Bruce, Jean Gilder, Truda Mordue, Audrey Tarrant, but most namely Molly Brett -- I'll be posting on her in the days to Written:   This is true, but ONLY IF their tail doesn't break off first.

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Ok, I was reading a few OLDER posts about guinea pig well, wet tail. I have a guinea pig who appears to be in wonderful health, not losing weight or anything, eating good drinking r she always has a matted tail.

The posts that i read stated that guinea pigs DO NOT get wet tail, they do however get diareah. My guinea pig does not have.

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You can't see them, but they do. Their "tail" is just a tail vertebrate. All the same, it's still a tail. Guinea pigs don't have visible tails. They have tail vertebrae (inside their skin), so in the strictest sense, no they can't get wet tail.

I heard the one about if you hold a guinea pig by it's tail it's eyes will pop out. I didnt ever get the joke till I held my first guinea pig and was looking it over, it was like "wtf they dont even HAVE tails, and why would someone do something so.

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