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Re: question about feeding response, linda c or anyone

Posted by jill on 3/17/07
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    > You can induce a feeding response by gently rubbing the soft part
    > of the upper mandable. The area similar to the corners of your
    > mouth. Rubbing that area can induce a feeding response in most
    > baby and adult birds, but not all. Good luck

    thanks very much. i will try this and see how it works. if i can get
    the new babies to respond then i will take them and hand feed. if
    not i guess i'll stick to what i know until i run into someone that
    know's how to feed and can show me. thanks loads,jill