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Laverne

Female Adult Guinea Pig

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Ruff Dog Rescue ("RDR")

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About Laverne

*** LOCAL ADOPTION ONLY ***HOMES WITH CHILDREN 12 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER REQUIRED 

Hi my name is Laverne.

 I am 2 years old, I’m very calm and quiet. It takes a minute to catch me but I don't mind being held. I really like my piggy pouch it makes me feel safe. I play with my Foster Mom’s girl piggies Phoebe and Mama Jane. I seem to get along with the piggies pretty well. But all of us have different personalities so introductions must always take time. I have been with my foster mom for about 6 months. The family that had my sister and I bought us from a breeder in North Carolina but soon realized their kids were allergic to us. They were sad to see us go but not worried because they knew my new foster mom would take good care of us.  

I love romaine lettuce, red bell peppers, an occasional strawberry and carrots. I love to burrow in my hay and I need fresh hay daily…it is 70% of my diet. I must go to a home with guinea pig experience and no children under 12. I am extremely fragile if someone drops me it can really hurt me so you must be gentle when you pick me up.  I hope I find my forever home soon! 

Guinea Pigs are very social pets and need at least 6 ft.² living habitat.

 

Adoption Fee: $35

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Details

Name
Laverne
Age
Adult
Gender
Female
Size
Large

Ruff Dog Rescue ("RDR")

1690 Highgrove Club Drive Milton GA 30004

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