You're so sweet and optimistic. No, he was pecking the eggs. And when the siblings came out, he pecked THEM. Yes, it's Bella, reincarnated.
Further pictures will have to wait, bc everytime I come near w/the camera, they start running in circles. They look similar, except markings on 2 are a bit darker. I'm not even going to guess- when I can get a pic that isn't 4 blobs of blur, ya'll can identify.
I did lose one. I'm glad -well, not glad you went through it, but glad you guys brought up shrink wrap and I read abt it, otherwise I might have lost another. Poor thing just wanted to go to sleep afterwards and Sibling Bruiser kept pecking him in the rear.
So the 4 are dry and fluffy, sprawled out and asleep.
Not sure if originals knew what was going on inside or what;they usually are pretty quiet, but they all were at the patio door today making a raucous.