Can mini pigs get ulcers? Yes they can and they are more common than most people think, yet they are not thought of often and therefore mis-diagnosed frequently.
What causes ulcers?
Just reading the above causes should be enough to make people feed their piglets properly however its usually not the case.
Symptoms of Ulcers
In piglets there is often no symptoms, they are skinny, fail to gain and often they are just found dead.
In Older pigs:
After a proper diagnosis is made it can be as simple as administering Prilosec OTC, change the feed and change the environment if needed.
Reprinted with permission. ©Anita Jacobson, Just Mini Pigs FB Group
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