my 5 year old male guniea pig is chewing the same paw to the point…

my 5 year old male guniea pig is chewing the same paw to the point of bleeding and i don’t have money for a vet right now.any suggestions?i have tried triple antibiotic ointment and bandaiding the paw.i am desperate for some answers and suggestions.
thanks,
concerned guniea pig mommy

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Eleanor Wood
7 years ago

Hi, Unfortunately if your little pig is causing this much trauma to his paw, then it really needs to be assessed by a vet, as you will need to sort out the underlying reason for his behaviour. If money is a concern, are there any charity or low cost clinics you can apply to? Otherwise you may be able to speak to any local charities that may be willing to assist with vet fees to ensure your pig isn’t suffering. As a last resort, especially if you have a good relationship with your local vet clinic, explain the situation to… Read more »