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by emmy j 74
Mon Apr 30, 2012 11:50 am
Forum: Health
Topic: Hobbling Pig
Replies: 4
Views: 3371

Re: Hobbling Pig

hi my pig is year old now and has developed a limp on its back leg ,i dont understand as its been in its pen while this has happened , only like it a few days ,but ive checked it hoof and cant find nothing it itches with that leg also as i see it doing it and it seams healthy she is eating ok and dr...
by emmy j 74
Mon Apr 30, 2012 11:11 am
Forum: Health
Topic: Limping Pig
Replies: 5
Views: 6526

Re: Limping Pig

hi i have a year old kune and the same thing is happening to me ,she has just started to limp on her back leg ,and dont understand why she has been fine then all of a sudden she started to limp i had a look at her hoof and there dont seem to be anything wrong she let me look at it with out and disco...
by emmy j 74
Mon Apr 30, 2012 11:00 am
Forum: Health
Topic: Limping pig - desperate for help!!
Replies: 4
Views: 3418

Re: Limping pig - desperate for help!!

hi i have a limping pig her back leg ,but havent a clue how she done she is a year old and been in her pen most of time ,when i noticed it was when i let her out on the grass she wont put pressure on much ,it but she scratches with it had a look at her hoof but nothing and no temperature ,im keeping...
by emmy j 74
Thu Sep 22, 2011 1:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: where do i get rid of pig poop !!
Replies: 2
Views: 2166

where do i get rid of pig poop !!

hiya ,where else can i get rid of pig poop i bury it at moment but i want another option anyone knows !! anyother ways that simple please !
by emmy j 74
Sun Aug 28, 2011 10:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: help my 12 week old pig is still pooing all over
Replies: 2
Views: 2014

help my 12 week old pig is still pooing all over

hiya my 12 week old pig is still pooing all over i was told they like to poo in one place ,but this certain piggy dont lol she go all over in her pen not in one place ive tried to clear just the one area and hosed it down and tried putting her food on the side she started to go after she was using t...
by emmy j 74
Wed Aug 24, 2011 7:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: im a newbie to pigs and have a few questions ca you help !
Replies: 9
Views: 5206

i dont mind pandora some advice ,but i did feel offended by your comments it was as if i was trying to harm her on purpose ,and it was the way you said it i want friendly honast advice not pointing out as if im doing it on purpose !
by emmy j 74
Wed Aug 24, 2011 1:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: if my pig has mites
Replies: 3
Views: 2266

hiya ,i cant see anything running around and she has no sores near any of those ereas but wen i applied some oil on her today i found some bites on her leg and belly a couple on her back and 1 near her ear so wat could it be she still itching but not as much since the oil ive put on !!
by emmy j 74
Wed Aug 24, 2011 10:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what age is can my pig go off the weaner pellets
Replies: 3
Views: 1935

ye i was told that to get low protein for her this stuff ive gtis for sows its a raer breed because she is 2 types of breead its got 15 % of protein 10 % of fibre 13.8% of moisture vitamin A D AND E 4.5% of oil so is ts not good for her to have !
by emmy j 74
Wed Aug 24, 2011 10:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: dry skin
Replies: 4
Views: 2951

hiya she only sleeps in kitchen until she a bit older then she be going outside but its not warm in kitchen that why ive put her in thier to sleep then she outside all day !
by emmy j 74
Tue Aug 23, 2011 11:41 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: help my pig may have mites
Replies: 1
Views: 2139

help my pig may have mites

hiya ,i think my pig may have mites ,it has dry itchy skin ive put some oil on her now , is there anything else i can use instead of injections im now using verm x pellets for worming will this help her with the mites please help i would like to have something for the mites to put in her food !!
by emmy j 74
Tue Aug 23, 2011 12:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Harness?
Replies: 5
Views: 5820

hiya , ive just applied for a walking licence ,from the defra animal health i had to draw a route to where i wanted to take my pig and a brief note about the pig i have and just sent it on i spoke to someone from defra and he said that an inspector may want to walk the route with me to see if its ok...
by emmy j 74
Mon Aug 22, 2011 11:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: if my pig has mites
Replies: 3
Views: 2266

if my pig has mites

hiya im not entirely sure but if my pig has mites ,will oil keep them away also ive been told to put a small amount of garlic in the food .to keep them away is this true ! also i was told put boil oranges and lemons and let it cool down then put the juice in a bottle then spray the bedding with it !...
by emmy j 74
Mon Aug 22, 2011 11:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: im a newbie to pigs and have a few questions ca you help !
Replies: 9
Views: 5206

i got my info on a pig info site and it said if your pig sqeal when you pick it up dont put it straight down then it will get used to you holding it it also said let them know that you are boss not them because they get too bossy over you and my pig has alot of freedom during the day to graze and it...
by emmy j 74
Mon Aug 22, 2011 10:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: im a newbie to pigs and have a few questions ca you help !
Replies: 9
Views: 5206

well well well pandora or who ever you are ! i only wanted the one pig because i already have other pets for it to be with ,so that the reason why i only have one pig and i read up that they like to be picked up and be loving and the more you pick them up they will gain your trust ,so this is why im...
by emmy j 74
Sun Aug 21, 2011 9:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pig Oil
Replies: 9
Views: 10942

hisis very intersting as my 12 week old kunekune had dry itchy flaky skin ,and i wondered if i could use anything else and now i know that i can i ordered some oil off of mole vally a 4.5 ltr can for £14.99