Buy all of their kind by peter gurney online at alibris. Books by peter gurney author of braver men walk away. Peters love for cavies was always apparent in his writing. Jul 02, 2006 his final book, last of their kind, was released posthumously in april 2007. As peter gurney makes clear, this book is not a substitue for proper. Meanwhile, it was in the mid 90ies where the web was slowly gaining momentum in the lives of. Peter gurney 9 march 1938 2 july 2006 was an author and campaigner for the rights and welfare of guinea pigs.
According to peter gurney in his book piggy potions barley water can be made by boiling one part pearl barley with 8 parts water for 2030 minutes. He actually began its writing in 1992, when his doctor told him he had kidney cancer, and he used the project to keep himself busy during his treatment and recovery. I have been a piggy mid wife showing as peter says good husbandtry. However, it gives great advice on how to treat minor ailments and what to. Numerous and frequentlyupdated resource results are available from this search. Discover book depositorys huge selection of peter gurney books online. Topics include housing, choosing, health care and behavior. Buy cooperative culture and the politics of consumption in england, 18701930 by peter gurney online at alibris.
Generally they will need to be lanced by a vet but they can sometimes burst on their own. The symptoms of cystitis can be helped by giving cranberry juice and barley water with honey to drink. Peter gurneys official website, created by gurney and dedicated to his memory. Piggy potions by peter gurney, 9781852790042, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. I bought this book because i wanted to use more natural products on my guinea pigs. Hello there i was wondering if anyone had peter gurneys piggy potions book that theyd be willing to sell me. Natural remedies for guinea pigs by peter gurney 1nov1995 hardcover by isbn.
Natural remedies for guinea pigs by peter gurney 1nov1995 hardcover. Tfh 4 piggy potions tfh 5 the proper care of guinea pigs tfh. Peter gurney was a somewhat eccentric english guinea pig owner who had no formal veterinary training but moreorless lived among a plethora of guinea pigs in his house. Aug 12, 2019 i have an old peter gurney piggy potions book and this is worth a try if theres no money to go to the vet. As peter gurney makes clear, this book is not a substitue for proper v. Visit musicmagpie for great deals and super savings with free delivery today. I wish i would have known about him when we first started getting guinea pigs 6 years ago and i have now set up a guinea pig dept at our local agricultural fair and have my son doing a ffa future farmers of. He was associated with the cambridge cavy trust, founded by vedra stanleyspatcher. Peter gurney was a somewhat eccentric english guinea pig. Although extremely rare i have read in a peter gurney book that paralysis in the back legs can be caused by lack of calcium the treatment is several shots of calcium over a few days i seem to recall i stress that i am not a vet and that you should be guided by what your vet says but it might be worth googling it and passing that information along to your vet i think it was the book. Join facebook to connect with peter gurney and others you may know. The more common guinea ailments are detailed in alphabetical order.
A great little book that should be on the shelves of all guinea pig owners. Piggy potions 19 describes natural remedies for guinea pigs and the. Guinea pig collins family pet guide collins famliy pet guide by peter gurney 19990802. My piggies will benefit from the years of research that went into this. All about peter gurney and his mission to give guinea pigs around the globe a better life. Right after the paralysis he took a turn for the worst. He toured the usa to promote the sex life of guinea pigs. I decided at that point to do my own research and i came across peter guerneys book piggy potions and in.
The dave gurney series began in 2010 with think of a number, which was also verdons debut as a published author. Encouraged by this succes, peter gurney wrote more books with outstanding titles like piggy potions. Interactive entertainment as a companion to the harry potter series and as a followup to the wonderbooks debut title, book of spells. Books written by peter gurney gurney wrote several books on the health, care and welfare of guinea pigs. Piggy potions by peter gurney, november 1995, kingdom books,havant edition, hardcover. Paralysis guinea pigs cutiecavies guinea pig forum. All remedies animals by recorded are from our determination. Natural remedies for guinea pigs by peter gurney isbn. Guinea pigs by dr anne mcbride english hardcover book free. Below is a list of john verdons dave gurney books in order of when they were originally published. Book of potions is an augmented reality video game developed by sce london studio in conjunction with j. Natural remedies for guinea pigs by peter gurney and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. One of the most popular and wellwritten books about guinea pigs on the market.
I wondered if the piggy potions could work as people potions since getting a guinea pig was out of the question. Oclcs webjunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. A board book, alice schertles little blue truck book is charming childrens story about a truck named blue, whos always ready to lend a hand. Piggy potions 9781852790042 by gurney, peter and a great selection of similar new, used and collectible books available now at great prices. Buy guinea pig by peter gurney from waterstones today. Selfesteem in children with special educational needs. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item. Click and collect from your local waterstones or get free uk delivery on orders over. Starting in 1990, gurney was a regular hospital visitor to great ormond street hospital with five of his guinea pigs. Please note that you should always make a vets appointment if you think your piggy is ill but this guide.
Whats my guinea pig tfh 4 piggy potions tfh 5 the proper care of guinea pigs tfh 6 all of their kind 7 new the a to z of guinea pigs online book enter. Gurney wrote several books on the health, care and welfare of guinea pigs. Aug 04, 2009 from what ive read on this forum peter gurney is an expert in the care and treatment of guinea pigs. The remedies animals by appeared on this page are offered available to be purchased at profound limits from ebay. I brought him to the vet gave him the same shoot as they gave your guinea pig. Full of loads of useful piggy remedies march 9 celebrates the birthday of the late peter gurney, who was also known as the guinea pig man. Guinea pig collins family pet guide by peter gurney pigs eating, pig family. Peter gurney spent years developing and testing these potions and had the sense to put them down on paper. I think it was due to a seizure he had because after the paralysis happened i seen him have seizures a lot. Our cheap used books come with free delivery in the uk. Natural remedies for guinea pigs, the sex life of guinea pigs and whats my guinea pig. Peter gurney was an author and campaigner for the rights and welfare of guinea pigs.
Peter gurney has 18 books on goodreads with 364 ratings. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition starting at. Meanwhile, it was in the mid 90ies where the web was slowly gaining momentum in the lives of people of earth. Gurney wrote several books on the health, care and welfare of guinea. Mar 23, 2014 the peter gurney guinea pig health guide. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the world more open and connected. Peter gurney s most popular book is braver men walk away. Mar 09, 2019 casper piggyfriend is ready to light his candle in memory of a vast number of piggyfriends past as well as slaves beloved doggies, many birds and fish. Looking for piggy potions peter gurney tracey sammie hardback. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. The proper care of guinea pigs is written by a wellrespected authority on guinea pigs and will make owners more enthusiastic about owning them. Im happy to provide books for young readers, as well as wellknown reference books. Sadly, peter is no longer with us, but i think he would be proud that this great little book is still in demand.
Natural remedies for guinea pigs by peter gurney, in good condition. All books available at major book stores and online at. I have got the proper care of guinea pigs peter gurney what my guinea pig peter gurney piggy potions peter gurney guinea piglopaedia margaret elward and mette ruelokke. His final book, last of their kind, was released posthumously in april 2007. The proper care of guinea pigs by peter gurney and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. His best accomplishments, however, were the books he put out for every guinea pig owner to own in order to provide the best possible care for pets. I loved peter gurney books so much that when i became homeless in england, i still wound up buying a peter gurney guinea pig book this one. Over the past two years i have been scouring thrift shops and used bookstores for guinea pig stories and reference books. Natural remedies for guinea pigs by peter gurney online at alibris. As peter gurney makes clear, this book is not a substitue for proper veterinary care. My friend has just contacted me, she has a male guinea pig approx 2. He dedicated the veterinary portion of his book to mrs. However, it gives great advice on how to treat minor ailments and what to discuss with your vet in order to ensure that your pet has the best possible care.
Natural remedies for guinea pigs by peter gurney 1nov1995 hardcover on. Nov 16, 2018 peter in his guide to guinea pigs saved lives of some of my piggy s where when my youngest son got his first guinea pig then the 2nd his first one died and if i would have had peter s book then i probably could have saved his life. He doesnt seem able to use his front legs, and is moving around using his back legs. Paralysis in guinea pigs back legs the guinea pig forum. He has written several books on the subject which i thought would be useful to have on hand for reference, in particular, piggy potions. My little one especially love the christmas one, but theyre all worth adding to his collection. Unfortunally he past away 5 months after the paralysis. I used to have it but now ive recently rescued a lot of piggies could really do with it. Cooperative culture and the politics of consumption in. Natural remedies for guinea pigs by peter gurney 19951102 peter gurney on.
Reliable information about the coronavirus covid19 is available from the world health organization current situation, international travel. Any book by peter gurney is well invested especially if you love guinea pigs. May 30, 2007 i found a book you can get from amazon piggy potions its written by the late peter gurney i expect youve heard of him he was an expert and keeper of guinea pigs for many years this should def help you. Discover book depositorys huge selection of gurney peter books online. Peter gurneys most popular book is braver men walk away. Natural remedies for guinea pigs by gurney, peter isbn. I have an old peter gurney piggy potions book and this is worth a try if theres no money to go to the vet. See all books authored by peter gurney, including braver men walk away, and guinea pig collins famliy pet guides, and more on thriftbooks. Buy a cheap copy of piggy potions book by peter gurney. Peter gurney books list of books by author peter gurney.1364 1440 683 813 117 795 572 606 529 601 136 805 167 1389 1403 1056 616 1310 1382 609 417 60 326 978 1384 1373 624 591 1416