I read that account of the Elephant Man written by the doctor he went to for help. SO sad! Oh my god. Being born in the 19th century was a hell of a gamble.
Elephant Man is a small baby male.
Miss Piggy is a small baby female.
Martha is a young small female.
Jewels is a young small female.
* AAGP recommends quarantining any new guinea pigs
for 2-3 weeks and confirming the sex yourself.
Many sad accidents or "accidents" can be avoided this way. *
helpful links: Where to Begin? General Care Guide & Quality Hay and Pellets in bulk & Pampering your Pig & Cheaper, Larger Cages & Bedding & Essential Guinea Supplies & Proper Diet & Cavy Savvy Vets & "What's Normal? What's Not?" & Social Life & Boy or Girl? & "What is Rescuing and Adopting?" & Social Cause Marketing & Guinea Pigs in MD/VA/DC .