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Call a vet and see if you need to make an appointment. Your guinea pig could be just fine, or have an eye infection. Good luck:)


It could be something called Pea Eye. This can happen to some piggies. It doesn't hurt them. If you're worried get the Vet to take a look at it.

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If your guinea pig has an eye infection will it not eat as much as it normally does and will the guinea pig be weaker then usual?

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