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We would like to thank all of you who  responded to our appeal for the piggies.
With all the babies that have been born to this rescue piggies we have saved a total of 108 piggies and there may just be another couple of pregnant sows...only time will tell!
24/09/06
 
Many Thanks to you all from Thistle Cavies and all the piggies. Wendi.

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Baby sow with sores and mites.

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Boar with bacterial infection and mites

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Sow with multiple bite wounds and mites.

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two sows badly infected with mites.

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This is Daisy now a super looking little girl.
 

This little boar made a full recovery and is now living with a pal.

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Bluebell looking stunning, now that all her hair has grown back.

One of these babies is Daisy and both have made a full recovery.

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Baby with mites and fungal Infection.Bottom picture 4 weeks on .
 
 

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Boar badly infected with mites.Below after 4 weeks almost 100% better.
 
 

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Another boar with bad mite infestation.Again 4 weeks later and this lad is almost perfect again.
 

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And yet another poor lad! Jethro still has a little healing to do as these two wounds were very deep, hair should start regrowing soon.

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A very young mum with hormonal and mite problems. Now much better and has put on quite a bit of weight.
 
 
 
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Another young mum with the same problems.This sow is also much better and now her babies are weaned she will put on much needed weight.
 
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A severe case of malnutrition, compounded by mite infestation.This little one is doing really well but still has to have weekly injections of Vit B12.
 
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This little sow has Ringworm and mites too.This girl has amazed me with her recovery, cannot believe it is the same piggy.
 
 
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This three little ones made their appearance 9 days ago from one of the rescue mums. Mum and babies doing well.30/06/06
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A litter of 4 babies,2 week old,  born to one of the rescue pigs.
 

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This big girl is only 4 days old, she was born weighing in at a whisker short of 5oz's

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Another litter that is almost a fortnight old.
 
 
 

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Two mums and seven babies all piled up in the corner of their cage........

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.......and spread out. This two sows gave birth within hours of each other.

   

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