Wiebke (wiebke) wrote,
Wiebke
wiebke

  • Mood:

Learning Piggy

Abbie now comes when I call. She'll be out of the cage, on the rug, and I'll put out my hand just a little and say "Abbie, come here!" and she scoots over, sometimes up to two feet. Yay! Naturally she is really expecting a carrot or something (which occasionally I do have, just to keep her hopes up) but basically she comes up to me now on cue. It's so cute. She will also get on her hind legs if I put my hand over her head. She's surprisingly good at keeping her balance, too. Her other trick is that if I come to the cage with a treat and say "Candy, candy, candy!" she will run over from wherever she is and beg for it on her hind legs. (YinYang is alerted to it as well but isn't quite as eager, which is odd since she has a much bigger appetite.)

Oh, and on a related note, check out this really cute piggy on guinea_pigs. He approaches Abbie in cuteness, but of course does not surpass :)
Tags: guinea pigs, pets
Subscribe

  • Looking for Wendy? On LJ, Not So Much...

    No, I don't look at LJ anymore. We had a very serious affair for 7-8 years but we went our separate ways. LJ just could not compete in any way…

  • My tweets

    Sun, 13:52: Just had 40 minute non-sexual chat with someone on Blendr (new heteroinclusive + femaleinclusive Grindr). In German no less. Nice!…

  • My tweets

    Sat, 17:45: Up after a nap. Dreamed Terry Gross or someone was interviewing talented singer who was also autistic & mentally unhinged. Did not…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments