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Re: So sad

Posted by Michael L on 11/09/05
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    On 11/09/05, Kitty.J wrote:
    > Well last wensday my favorite female zebra finch died. I
    > put her and her mate in a cage because she was moving too
    > slow. And i found her in the water dish when i woke up in
    > the morning. The water was only 1 inch high, so i believe
    > she died in her sleep. Well its been a week from last
    > wensday and well i put Max the male zebra finch in with my
    > tame birds, so he doesn't get picked on or lonely. Well i
    > always handfeed my birds, put food in my hand and inside
    > the cage, well yesterday Max fle wover to my hand and
    > started to eat some egg from my hand, i actually felt his
    > beak against my hand and when i moved my hand around to my
    > other birds so they can eat he followed. I guess his wild
    > side is gone or he just loved those eggs. So i also tried
    > it with seeds, and my veggies and fruits i feed them every
    > day, and guess what, he was at my hand eavh time, though
    > he was alittle warry to eat the fruit in my hand, he did
    > eat. Don't worry i do not plan to have him as my tame pet,
    > if he is that. I believe he just believe my hand wont hurt
    > my best tame birdie friends and it wont hurt him. Also i
    > am breding my oldest pair of zebras who are strong
    > breeders and well i will let Max choose his mate, they may
    > be ready near Christmas and hopefully there is more than
    > one female to choose form. Kinda sad to see a zebra finch
    > that was very wild when i was even near the cage to become
    > tame enough to eat out of my hand. I feel like one of
    > those lil old ladies feeding wild pigeons.


    I'm sorry to hear of the loss of your finch, Kitty. I know
    you love and take care of them very well.

    Michael L

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  • So sad, 11/09/05, by Kitty.J.
  • Re: So sad, 11/09/05, by Michael L.
  • Re: So sad, 11/10/05, by Kitty.J.