On 11/10/05, Rowena wrote:
> Need to pick your brain!! Momma keet has 2 two week old
> hatchlings in box, just hatched another egg last night! I
> don't think she's feeding it, got it pushed off to the
> of the nest box away from it's siblings and it's crop
> empty. I have some societies on new hatchlings right now,
> will/can they foster a keet baby? I've had them foster
> other finch hatchlings but don't know about a keet baby.
> Need to do something real soon, don't know how to
> handfeed. Ideas???????!!!!!
I don't breed but I would recommend getting immediate
advice/help from your avian vet or a breeder in your area.
You may have to handfeed this baby and if you wait for
replies on a chatboard it may be too late.