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Gastrointestinal stasis

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Gastrointestinal stasis

When a guinea pigs’ digestive system is compromised, either due to illness, pain or stress, then their hydration and food intake is likely to be reduced, which can lead to a reduction in gut motility (gastrointestinal (GI) stasis).

Gastrointestinal stasis should be treated as an emergency, so you should call your vet immediately if you think your guinea pig is affected

What is GI stasis?

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Does diet make a difference?

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What causes GI stasis?

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How do I know if my guinea pig has GI stasis?

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Can GI stasis be treated?

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