On 6/04/06, steph wrote:
> On 6/01/06, Fran wrote:
>> Nice advice Sue, I can tell you really care about the bird.
>> I don't know anything about finches so I can't advise this
> poster, but I can say that I
>> have BOUGHT birds from pet stores BECAUSE they looked sick and
> I worried that they
>> would not receive the care they needed in a place like Petco.
>> Personally I am glad this little finch has found a home with
> someone who cares about
>> its well being.
> what are you feeding it? I once had a problem with a pair of
> finches I bought. They were healthy, just sort of in trama, so I
> made them a big sallad with lots of fruits and veggies. (hadn't
> thought about food, I just wanted them to chill at fird) That
> really got them excited and they were eating and flying around.
> I do hope it's not sick, avian care is difficult. A lot
> of vets don't have the best training when it comes to bird care.
The bird is well. I am going to make sure it gaines weight.
Cmpared to my other society finch is is half his weight, and his
ribs feels like a the keel of a ship :(