So, now I'm a surrogate Mom.....

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by perolane, Jun 27, 2011.

  1. perolane

    perolane Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 20, 2010
    to a kangaroo! [​IMG]


    This is Gilbert....his Mom was hopping a little too close to the fence while Gilbert's legs were poking out of the pouch....snap...broken leg! He has had surgery & a pin was placed. Sadly, he cannot be returned to his Mom. That's where I become the surrogate Mom.

    I am the vet tech for a safari park & the most likely canidate to take on this job...and a job it is!! I carry him in a pseudo pouch 24/7.....he nurses every 2 hours around the clock....and this will go on for MONTHS! [​IMG] I am exhausted...but gosh I love the little guy!!! [​IMG]
  2. ChooksinChoppers

    ChooksinChoppers Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 24, 2011
    Ocala, Florida.
    Awwwwwww! He is adorable! I grew up in Australia and always wanted one as a pet.....until i saw the damage they can do to house when they start bounding off the walls [​IMG]
    "Tie me kangaroo down sport..tie me kangaroo down"
    Last edited: Jun 27, 2011
  3. sheaviance1

    sheaviance1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 7, 2010
    I bet your back is going to be sore!

    Congrats on your new arrival! He is adorable!
  4. krcote

    krcote Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 21, 2008
    Concord, NH
    Holy cow! That's like having a newborn human baby!
  5. punk-a-doodle

    punk-a-doodle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 15, 2011
    Way too adorable, such a sweet looking little red. Good luck and hope you find time to sleep.
  6. Love my Critters!

    Love my Critters! Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 15, 2008
    Carlsbad, NM
    He is precious! I'm Jealous!!!!
  7. teach1rusl

    teach1rusl Love My Chickens

    What a sweet face! [​IMG]
  8. HorseFeatherz NV

    HorseFeatherz NV Eggink Chickens


    So cool.

    I would be giddy, tired from all the work, but giddy.

    [​IMG] for you Kanga-momma
  9. KristyHall

    KristyHall Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 27, 2011
    North Alabama
    how precious. You must be pooped! I bet you can do it though, you are so good with animals.
  10. Squishy

    Squishy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 2, 2011
    Quote:6 White Boomers! Post the 6 white Boomers song! [​IMG]

    We named one of our pups Boomer after that song... and then he jumped the short distance off a couch arm and broke his little leg [​IMG] Must be something about boomers and their legs [​IMG]

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