Baby emu pen

Discussion in 'Ostriches, Emu, Rheas' started by The Sheriff, Jan 7, 2012.

  1. The Sheriff

    The Sheriff Overrun With Chickens

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    My 2 little spoiled three-day-olds just moved from a small hampster cage into their new digs. I have a dog playpen set up on the day bed in my office on top of a tarp. The mattress is a kidpedic memory foam mattress and it is hard as a rock so please don't fret about them being on a soft surface. When they get bigger I'll slide plywood under if it is a problem. They have a heat lamp at one end with a crawl-in sleeping bag. At the other end they have the big Brinsea contact brooder with a little bed underneath. They have lots of hanging bird toys with bling and a mirror with a bell on it. They have food and water and lots of space to run around.

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  2. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    Awwww! [​IMG]
     
  3. BHep

    BHep Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] Too Cute. Congrats.... be watching the Icelandic thread, so I popped over here to see more baby pics. Waiting on results. [​IMG] for the girls.
     
  4. Irine

    Irine Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats [​IMG] they are so cute. I see you have tags on them [​IMG] do they have names yet?
     
  5. The Sheriff

    The Sheriff Overrun With Chickens

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    No Irine, the shell membranes were sent for DNA sexing so they won't be named until I get the results. Should be Tuesday.
     
  6. Irine

    Irine Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Will keep my fingers crossed, it would be just perfect if they are girls
     
  7. The Sheriff

    The Sheriff Overrun With Chickens

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    Me too! Thanks. I'll post as soon as I know. [​IMG]
     
  8. chickenzoo

    chickenzoo Emu Hugger

    When you get the results.... Please post pics of their top head pattern on the thread I made.....l so we can keep track and discuss results....
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  9. The Sheriff

    The Sheriff Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:I took top of the head picture just for you! I already posted them on my blog but will wait and post here when the DNA results are in.
     
  10. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    The kicker is you had a girl at one point. I think Knock Knock is going to want her sleeping bag back. [​IMG]

    I'm gonna have to come over and help spoil them for you. You know, to relieve the burden from you and Michael.
     

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