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Old 26-08-2011, 10:55 AM   #1
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Everytime i give Pebble his bath as soon as he is in there he is climbing the walls trying to get out and doesnt stop until i take him out.

I dont know wether it is stressing him out so he is only in the water for 5 mins if that, i have tried warmer water, cooler water, deeper/shallower and nothing seems to make a difference, he stills hates it!

Any suggestions on what i should do?
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Old 26-08-2011, 11:24 AM   #2
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Bath him while he's cold, first thing in the morning - they usually appreciate the heat
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Old 26-08-2011, 11:35 AM   #3
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I asked this last week.........advice I got is try a different bowl
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Old 26-08-2011, 11:35 AM   #4
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thats when i do bath him, he still doesnt like it!
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Old 26-08-2011, 12:20 PM   #5
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Speedy use to enjoy her baths, whilst Turbo hates them, hes just the same as pebble.. we just have to leave him since baths are important :/ kinda like a baby really.. they kick and scream until one day they realise no matter what they do.. its still gonna happen :P
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Old 26-08-2011, 06:01 PM   #6
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How high or low are the sides of your bowl? some like to look out some don't,i here cat litter trays are really popular to use for bathing
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Old 26-08-2011, 10:43 PM   #7
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A couple of mine who hated baths have settled after I used lower sided cat litter trays - you'll have to experiment
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Old 27-08-2011, 07:15 AM   #8
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Quote:
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Bath him while he's cold, first thing in the morning - they usually appreciate the heat
This works for me too.
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