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Project by grandpasworkshop posted 03-15-2012 06:09 PM 1393 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Neighbor gal asked me if I could build a piggy house that looked like a barn. She bought two pigs for her girls.I came up with a drawing and started to build.It is first one I have tried and it might not be last one. She said you dont find them in stores except wire and plastic. Here we go again is it me or fair trade I chose ME

-- Grandpaj





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interpim

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#1 posted 03-15-2012 06:13 PM

That thing is going to be a bear to clean out LOL…

I built a pen a while back for my kids guinea pigs… thankfully they all now have new homes LOL.

the cage needs to be cleaned on a weekly basis, and scooping out all of that soiled bedding is tough to do sometimes.

-- San Diego, CA

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#2 posted 03-15-2012 08:15 PM

The owner uses wax paper on floor now on there wire cage so I presume this is what they will do in this one the door below is 10/7 and for upstairs the roof is hinged so it is wide open

-- Grandpaj

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#3 posted 03-15-2012 10:20 PM

I like it! I had Guinea Pigs when I was a kid and my daughter brings it up every now and then.
The barn look and the second story make it a really thoughtful, fun project.
Those little squeakers are going to love it.

-- If I could just get this whole "Time/Money" problem figured out...

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#4 posted 03-16-2012 03:31 AM

It is going to be fun for the girls next door. Her aunt wants one also how fun can fun be

-- Grandpaj

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#5 posted 03-16-2012 11:46 AM

those Guinnees will luv it. The only thing missing is one o them wheels so they can run like h e doulble toothpics… lol

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#6 posted 03-16-2012 01:31 PM

I have never built one of these but like yourself, word is gettting around that I am among the few around that will tackle such things. Guess it is a good thing the there are guys like us around. Nice job. Like the design.

-- Roger M, Aiken, SC

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#7 posted 03-16-2012 03:42 PM

Hey what the heck we only live once and life is a challenge. The gal told her aunt about it and she might have me build one for her.

-- Grandpaj

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