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sjames86 Regular Member Joined: Oct 15, 2011 Posts: 27
Posted: Thu Oct 30, 2014 4:36 am Post subject: Weaning a hand reared kakariki
I'm currently hand rearing a young kakariki and just need some advice as online info about rearing kaks is a bit lacking.
She is currently 4 1/2 weeks old and on 6-7 feeds a day, taking between 6 and 10 grams per sitting.
She has started nibbling at soft fruit and veg but I was wondering what age they start weaning at and when to introduce a small amount of seed for her to investigate?
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Posted: Thu Oct 30, 2014 8:36 am Post subject:
Yep should be introducing to fruit veggies now.... and may like to mash them also _________________ My Spelling is Not Incorrect...It's 'Creative'
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