Urinary Tract Infection In Skinny Pigs
Signs & Symptoms of Skinny Pig UTI
Much like UTI’s in Humans, Skinny Pigs suffer from the same fate. It is very unpleasant for them to have a UTI so noticing the issue early is paramount to getting it corrected. Some things to look out for:
- Blood in Urine
- Pain while Peeing
Bringing Your Skinny Pig to the Vet
Skinny Pig UTI Treatment
If you notice blood again in the urine after treatment has finished, return to the Vet.
Skinny Pig UTI Prevention
- Keeping a very clean cage
- Remove solid areas daily
- Use the most absorbent bedding you can
- Supplement Diet with Oxbow Urinary Support Tablets
- Unsweetened, watered down cranberry juice
Keeping your Skinny Pig healthy and diet conscious is very important. I like the Oxbow Urinary Support tablets for maintaining a proper and well balanced diet. Thankfully they are available from Amazon at a very affordable price.