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Old 04-30-2017, 04:58 AM
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Fosters are very useful. I work from home and have had great success with day1 tiels and conures but if there is something wrong with the chick other than the parents simply not feeding then you aren't likely to have success.

Producing any live animal but particularly pets is a huge responsibility with a lot of challenges. There are thousands of things to learn, hundreds of hours to be invested, and honestly it can get really expensive to responsibly care for babies when you encounter problems in the nest.

A few lucky ducks seem to have few or no problems just by the luck of the draw but most of us have to put significant effort into doing right by our birds.

It isn't impossible by any means but it does take dedication.


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Try giving a few feeds and putting babies back into the box with mom and dad, as babies grow a bit sometimes instinct kicks in and the parents realize they need to feed the bubs as well as sit on them.
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