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Re: Banding Babies

Posted by Glenda on 11/22/07
(12) Comments

    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.

    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