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Have to sell Charlie! :(

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by DuckLover179, Jul 27, 2011.

  1. DuckLover179

    DuckLover179 Waddles & Puddles

    Nov 28, 2010
    My mom is making me sell Charlie (The best bunny ever!!!). I made a craigslist ad, but no one had responded. So, I decided to come up with a way to keep him. I was gonna move him up to my room, and attach the run to his cage. Then I check my e-mail, and someone responded! [​IMG] Now they might buy him, and I still gotta sell my female! [​IMG] He was SO sweet!

    I'll miss you, Charlie Waffles!!! [​IMG]
  2. kuntrygirl

    kuntrygirl Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

    Feb 20, 2008
    Opelousas, Louisiana
    Why is she making you sell Charlie? What happend?
  3. DuckLover179

    DuckLover179 Waddles & Puddles

    Nov 28, 2010
    Quote:She says they are too big a mess, and we have too many pets (She's also making me sell my female, and my turtle). [​IMG] The lady responded again, and said she wanted a Holland Lop instead... I know that should be happy for me, but I really don't wanna give him to a shelter.
  4. kuntrygirl

    kuntrygirl Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

    Feb 20, 2008
    Opelousas, Louisiana
    So does your mom clean Charlie and the others or do you? Why is it such a mess? My rabbits aren't messy. All I do is clean out the poop tray. Other than that, they eat and drink with no problems and no mess.

    Is there a way that you can make it "less messy", so your mom would be ok with that and you not have to sell Charlie and the female?

    How is a turtle messy? [​IMG]

    How many other pets do you have?
  5. DuckLover179

    DuckLover179 Waddles & Puddles

    Nov 28, 2010
    Quote:I clean it, but it's always messy because they push the bedding out of their litter boxes onto the ground.

    I could try. I'm not sure if she'll change her mind, though. [​IMG]

    The turtle has to be cleaned every three days, and it takes like 3 hours to clean, so she hates helping me.

    Let's see: 1 turtle, 2 bunnies, 2 dogs, 3 cats, 2 fish, and 2 ducks. [​IMG] We've had more before.
  6. Nicole01

    Nicole01 Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 28, 2011
    My neigbors have their bunny cages inside a kiddie pool. It is very easy to clean up the spills. Run it past her, the kiddie pools are cheap. I hope you can save your animals. I feel awful that she is making you sell them.[​IMG]

    Good luck.
  7. Glenmar

    Glenmar Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 17, 2011
    Why not build an outside hutch. Mine were just fine outside.
  8. Chickerdoodle13

    Chickerdoodle13 The truth is out there...

    Mar 5, 2007
    Phoenix, AZ
    Can't you just put the bunnies outside?
  9. hunterjumper999

    hunterjumper999 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 26, 2008
    Box Springs
    why is your turtle taking 3 hrs every 3 days to clean?! are you not running a filtered tank? if indeed it is difficult perhaps you should consider re homing the ones you are less attached to and finding a better way ( NOT providing better care for - not accusing you of that- just saying there may be a better but more expensive way to handle the care) to care for the one you don't want to lose. I know we used to get bird cage wraps ( like big cloth elasticy things) to put around the bottom of my hamster cages so they wouldnt kick out bedding. you could also try pelleted bedding.
  10. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    My bunnies are outside on concrete. We hose it off every morning. No biggie.

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