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Bleeding during force-feed


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Posted by Colchicine on February 17, 2003 at 16:30:54:

In Reply to: Question about hognose's habit posted by Scabbers on February 17, 2003 at 12:35:03:

I have experience force-feeding Western hognoses, and they bleed every time. It really does not take much to rupture the gums. All you can do is be as gentle as possible and do what you can to keep from having to force-feed.

And what is this about?
"Only force-feed pink or fuzzy heads!"



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