What happens when a guinea pig jumps?

Guinea pigs get happy, too, and that’s the main reason that they give quick, little jumps. Often the guinea pig changes direction and squeaks. They can look like a bucking bronco sometimes. Because of the suddenness of the jumping, it’s been dubbed popcorning.

Why did my guinea pig fall on the floor?

Not open for further replies. I had Trixie out this morning, I wanted to pet her after I got up. Well I had her on my bed and I picked her up and was going to put her back in her cage, she got excited she squirmed out of my hands and fell on the floor!

Can a guinea pig jump from a height?

My girls have jumped from a height before and been fine, obviously its not the most wise thing to do but if she didnt squeek and she’s moving and eating fine i wouldnt worry. My boar jumped from less than a foot but landed funny and the squeek from him was horrible.

What should I do if my guinea pig dropped?

if she is still moving she should be ok, just keep an eye out for systs and blotchs then take her to the vet. Might be an idea to check her teeth. You say she’s eating which probably means everything is OK but have a quick peek to make sure front ones aren’t loose or chipped. Surely it couldn’t cost 500 pounds 😮 😮 😮 ? ? ?

Is it illegal to not take your guinea pig to the vet?

If your piggie is hurt, she needs the vet. End of story. It is ILLEGAL to deny medical treatment to an animal. ” -I didn’t say they where nagging me I just stated how they wheren’t giving me any advice, they just told me to go to the vet and how I was a horrible pet owner.

Why does my guinea pig popcorn?

When a guinea pig is happy and excited, it will often ‘popcorn’. The usual reason for guinea pigs popcorning is happiness. They’re simply having a good time, they become excited, and pop! They are literally jumping for joy.

What sound do guinea pigs make when they are mad?

Hissing: This sound may also sound like chattering teeth and is a sign that your pet guinea pig is angry or aggressive.