What is this on my male guinea pigs foot and what can I do about…

What is this on my male guinea pigs foot and what can I do about it. Is it a callus or bumble foot? Please help ASAP !!!

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Kelly Furgason
5 years ago

Hi there,It looks to me it’s classic bumblefoot. However, you really need to go to a small animal vet to be sure. They can examine and culture it. Bumblefoot can be hard to treat without knowing the kind of bacteria inside. The vet will most likely culture it to find out. In the meantime, as the other answer said, be sure that your piggie has CLEAN cage…if you have a wire bottom cage you need to cover the wire with a thick layer of newspaper then add your bedding on top, as wire can aggravate this and it is a… Read more »