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by stanandollie74
Mon Jan 18, 2016 6:36 pm
Forum: Pigs
Topic: 2 brothers need a new home - North Yorkshire
Replies: 0
Views: 1154

2 brothers need a new home - North Yorkshire

Hi - Stan and Ollie are 2 1/2 year old brothers (both castrated and registered - CPH Number) - we have had them since they were 6 weeks old - and have been fond pets ever since and are currently in North Yorkshire Stan is ginger and black while Ollie is Black white with bits of tan - They are friend...
by stanandollie74
Thu Oct 10, 2013 9:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Harnesses
Replies: 4
Views: 1783

Re: Harnesses

Oooh now that's intriguing - I'll go and hunt through the newsletter - I'm a sucker for a thingy :) - especially as their next injections are due in a couple of weeks

Steve and Andy
by stanandollie74
Wed Oct 09, 2013 9:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Harnesses
Replies: 4
Views: 1783

Re: Harnesses

Hi Wendy Thanks for the reply We bought a couple of (fairly substantial) dog harnesses and learnt very quickly that harnesses, leads and rapidly growing (and decidedly strong) teenager piglets :D are not an easy combination to handle Certainly the tummy tickle is (and always has been to be honest) o...
by stanandollie74
Wed Sep 11, 2013 9:19 pm
Forum: Feeding
Topic: Newbie needs feeding advice and guidance
Replies: 5
Views: 2735

Re: Newbie needs feeding advice and guidance

Hi Simon Just a quickie to say thanks for the advice over the past few nights I've checked the bag of 'Grower' pellets which I am going to start using tomorrow - and they are 19% protein - definitely need to change my brand - and interestingly enough the bag says 'for use up to 12 weeks old' - the s...
by stanandollie74
Tue Sep 10, 2013 9:02 pm
Forum: Feeding
Topic: Newbie needs feeding advice and guidance
Replies: 5
Views: 2735

Re: Newbie needs feeding advice and guidance

Hi Simon I've opened a Flickr account and uploaded 2 recent (taken today) pictures See what you think of the boys Stan http://www.flickr.com/photos/101548265@N05/9720521356/ Ollie http://www.flickr.com/photos/101548265@N05/9717285615/ (hope I've done this right) Your thoughts are greatly appreciated...
by stanandollie74
Tue Sep 10, 2013 8:33 pm
Forum: Feeding
Topic: Newbie needs feeding advice and guidance
Replies: 5
Views: 2735

Re: Newbie needs feeding advice and guidance

Hi Simon Thanks for the quick reply As I said I used the equation and ‘the book’ did say that it was an approximate weight - but I think you are right about the books being about pigs being reared for meat - certainly one of them was - and these piglets are purely pets I’ve had a look at the bag the...
by stanandollie74
Mon Sep 09, 2013 9:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Harnesses
Replies: 4
Views: 1783

Harnesses

Dear Group We have been trying to find harnesses for our 2 young (3 month old) boars so we can get them used to being walked and held firmly and safely during vet visits However, during extensive searches of various websites (including eBay which is usually very useful for such unusual items) all we...
by stanandollie74
Mon Sep 09, 2013 9:22 pm
Forum: Feeding
Topic: Newbie needs feeding advice and guidance
Replies: 5
Views: 2735

Newbie needs feeding advice and guidance

Dear KK group - Hello and hope you will indulge a Newbie We are a bit confused (due to possibly conflicting information) regarding feeding our Kunes or specifically when to move them up to the next stage of pellets We have 2 castrated boars (Stan and Ollie) who were born on the 20th June and therefo...