took baby to animal rehab.. never mind

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by wildorchid053, Jun 29, 2010.

  1. wildorchid053

    wildorchid053 Songster

    May 12, 2009
    syracuse area, ny
    the baby is about 4-5" long.. can it eat chick food? bugs only? i think it is in shock
    Last edited: Jun 29, 2010
  2. chicks4kids

    chicks4kids Songster

    Apr 22, 2009
    Northern Indiana
    give it some electrolytes in its' water, and try to make sure it knows how to drink out of a waterer....and yes, it will eat chick food. Also give it a heat source so it can get warm if it needs to. Also add a stuffed animal or something so it can snuggle up against it. Since it's a wild baby, it's used to the cuddle factor with mommy. Good luck!!

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