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P.S.- Murphy's law, the most expensive morphs are always th.


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Posted by cf on May 07, 2003 at 06:50:34:

In Reply to: Baby albino Kenyan refusing food. posted by meretseger on May 07, 2003 at 03:50:52:


That's pretty funny!!! It really figures though! I deal mostly with turtles/torts, and have had great success with some of the most difficult species, but now that I also have 8 snakes I find myself back on the learning curve.

I've actually been leaving them overnight to eat, but still only win with one of them, so it looks like a little baby food till she comes around. She's too small to play games with for too long, but I'll consult with my vet and see what he thinks too.

Thanx!

Freight


:I waited 6 weeks for my non-eating babies, by which time the babies in question had started losing considerable weight. One alternative that does work very well for me is leaving them alone in a deli cup overnight with a couple pinks. But sometimes force feeding does have to be resorted to if you want to save the snake's life, IMO.
:P.S.- Murphy's law, the most expensive morphs are always the worst eaters





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