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by Mamapig
Tue Feb 18, 2014 1:15 pm
Forum: Pigs
Topic: 2 Week old piglets needing a new home
Replies: 1
Views: 1331

2 Week old piglets needing a new home

Hi, I have two 2 week old kunekune piglets currently in my care, one boy and one girl. I was originally supposed to be having them for a couple of weeks and helping them to get strong enough to make the journey to their new home in Cornwall (we are in Hampshire) as they had to be taken away from the...
by Mamapig
Sat Feb 15, 2014 9:15 pm
Forum: Feeding
Topic: 1 week old piglets
Replies: 8
Views: 3926

Re: 1 week old piglets

They are kunes, yep. They still aren't huge by any means but there is definitely noticeable growth!
Thank you :)
by Mamapig
Sat Feb 15, 2014 7:41 pm
Forum: Feeding
Topic: 1 week old piglets
Replies: 8
Views: 3926

Re: 1 week old piglets

Hi everybody, Thank you so much for your replies, they have been really helpful and I'm pleased to say the piglets are still doing great :) We have had them drinking from a tray for a couple of days now and have just bought some creep feed so will introduce that in a few days when they reach the 2 w...
by Mamapig
Thu Feb 13, 2014 10:00 pm
Forum: Feeding
Topic: 1 week old piglets
Replies: 8
Views: 3926

1 week old piglets

Hi, I have fostered two piglets who had to be taken away from their mother straight away and have been feeding them on goats milk, as advised, for the last week. I have been reading up and have seen that it is recommended to start them on solid food at 2 weeks but am a bit new to this so was wonderi...