Please Help!! Need To Save This Baby Bird!!!!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Keni*Sue, May 19, 2010.

  1. Keni*Sue

    Keni*Sue Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i know this isnt a chicken question, but i have been on here for my chickens for about a year and i saved this bird from the clutches of a dog and i dont know what to do for it. i dont want it to die!!!! PLEASE HELP ME!!!! i dont know what kind of bird it is or how to take care of a baby bird.

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  2. Schultz

    Schultz CluckN'Crow Farm

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    Can you call DNR? Looks like a Robin and around here they are protected because they are migratory.
     
  3. TurkeyMountainChickens

    TurkeyMountainChickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Most young birds are much harder to take care of than chicks - they are used to being fed by their parents. You can't just put them in a box with some food and water; they have to be hand fed. For a robin, that would mean bugs, grubs, ants, etc. If you can, try to get a wild life center that will help you out!
     
  4. Schultz

    Schultz CluckN'Crow Farm

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    Quote:Yes, my thoughts exactly!
     

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