Monthly Archives: June 2013

Aloe Aloe…

Aloe Vera is one of nature’s wonder plants and an absolute “must-have” in any First Aid Kit.  It looks like a cactus but belongs to the Lily family, grows in dry surroundings, stays moist and cool when other plants wilt, and can shut down its pores to prevent water loss. It can be found in…

How To Do A Patch Test

All our products come with instruction sheets to ensure that they are used safely and in the correct manner to give the best results for your guinea.  The leave-on products also come with instructions on how to carry out a Patch Test. HOW TO DO A PATCH TEST: rub some of the product into a…

Helping Hens With Bumblefoot

We were delighted to hear from Wendi at Thistle Cavies Rescue about how our F&M Ointment helped a hen with Bumblefoot! I think you will be ‘tickled’ by this. I found one of my hens about a month ago with a very swollen foot.  On inspection she had Bumblefoot.  I checked the rest and found…