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Re: Banding Babies

Posted by Glenda on 11/23/07
(12) Comments

    Lenny, I use L&M Bands and Clarese has provided you with the info you
    need to contact them. They ship fast so you will get them in time if you
    order now.

    On 11/23/07, Lenny wrote:
    > Glenda can you tell me where you get your african grey closed bands? I
    > was unaware you could band older than a week with cloed bands I am in
    > a bit of a hurry they should lay eggs any day now thanks
    > On 11/22/07, Glenda wrote:
    >> Lenny,
    >> If you are pulling the babies at 2-3 weeks you will be able to band
    >> them with closed bands. I band babies of this age all the time and
    >> have yet to have a problem. If you dont pull them until the youngest
    >> is 3 weeks you might have trouble with the older ones.
    >> Glenda
    >> On 11/22/07, Lenny wrote:
    >>> I agree the band should be closed but I will not pull a baby till
    >>> it is 2 or 3 weeks old and obviously by then its to late. I want
    >>> bands for my own use and it has to have a date, aviary name and
    >>> state if anyone knows where I can purchase these I would be
    >>> grateful thanks