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donnamt
06-01-2011, 08:08 PM
quick question....

did any of you up pellets for the cold weather/winter??

Georgeypudding
06-01-2011, 08:09 PM
Mm, yes I did. Sebastian has been on his winter rations scince October

susie bun
06-01-2011, 08:10 PM
Yes, he seemed to need more. :)

donnamt
06-01-2011, 08:16 PM
i only ask cus the day Holly went off her food i gave them an extra handful of pellets when i got home from work.. and it always seemed to be when i gave too many pellets that Alvin used to get stasis :?

im beginning to distrust pellets :? :? :?

Blackberry & Co
06-01-2011, 08:18 PM
Touch wood my boys are fine at the moment, but they did have a slight increase in pellets when it was freezing, and when it got warmer I forgot to do the reduction, and Clo went back to having a squatty botty for a couple of days - as soon as I realised what the problem might be I went back to the original amount and all is fine again :)

FriskyClover
06-01-2011, 08:29 PM
I found that my two had a lot more problems with stasis when they were on pellets. We went back to a tablespoon of Russell Rabbit per day (with a couple of mature rabbit pellets each) about 3 years ago and they have been a lot better.

Elena
06-01-2011, 08:34 PM
quick question....

did any of you up pellets for the cold weather/winter??

Not in stasis right now but recently but no, no upping in pellets. :)

kirst25
06-01-2011, 08:35 PM
Alfie is in stasis and he did munch more pellets than Sophie regardless of trying to stop him

RampantRabbits
06-01-2011, 08:37 PM
No, ive been giving them less since they came indoors. But they have been in for over 2 months, so the fact that they now live inside wasnt a contributing factor.

Its interesting though.

Gemmapookie
06-01-2011, 08:45 PM
I reckon you're onto something there Donna :wave:

donnamt
07-01-2011, 09:02 AM
its a shame they are such piggies really.... only time Alvin eats less than i give is when he knows his tummy aint right... :roll: