Cavy Health Check

 

- Are the eyes bright and clear?

 

- Is he coat shiny?

 

- Is the skin healthy and free of parasites?

 

- Is the animal behaving normally?

 

- Does it move and sit normally?

 

- Is it the right weight (not too thin and not too fat)?

 

- Check under the tail for signs of diarrhea!

 

- Check the mouth, eyes, ears, nose, anus, and genital area for signs of discharge!

 

- Are the teeth (incisors) properly aligned?

 

- Check for sores on the feet!

 

- Check for overgrown toenails!

 

- Is the animal pregnant?