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punpirate Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-07-05 06:31 PM
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2. Hard to say...
... could also be disease, or the bird is old and ready to go.

If it perks up in a few hours after some water and getting its temperature down, it will probably be fine. If it's already a bit more alert, that's probably a good sign.

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  -I found a dazed and confused bird in my yard. Lex  Aug-07-05 06:24 PM   #0 
  - could also be starving and/or poisoned; are its wings crusty and its  MisterP   Aug-07-05 06:29 PM   #1 
  - Feathers look okay and not crusty.  Lex   Aug-07-05 06:31 PM   #4 
  - Hard to say...  punpirate   Aug-07-05 06:31 PM   #2 
  - It actually looks on the young-ish side  Lex   Aug-07-05 06:32 PM   #6 
  - After a couple hours  XemaSab   Aug-07-05 06:31 PM   #3 
  - Okay, thanks. I'm hoping for a full recovery.  Lex   Aug-07-05 06:34 PM   #8 
     - Could be a fledging bird, not quite ready to fly. Feed it and keep  ladjf   Aug-07-05 09:56 PM   #12 
        - a lot of young birds fledge before being able to fly  uppityperson   Aug-07-05 10:02 PM   #13 
           - Although its a bit late for birds to still be fledging, I just had three  ladjf   Aug-07-05 10:06 PM   #14 
  - Play it some Led Zepplin "Dazed and Confused"  Dudley_DUright   Aug-07-05 06:32 PM   #5 
  - I hope it feels better soon. Its nice to hear that people still care.  kikiek   Aug-07-05 06:34 PM   #7 
  - Maybe he's just out lookin' for some high school chicks  primate1   Aug-07-05 06:42 PM   #9 
  - Did it have a Bush/Cheney T-Shirt on?  dhinojosa   Aug-07-05 06:47 PM   #10 
  - We Had a Young Blue Jay Land on Our Deck, Nest and All  AndyTiedye   Aug-07-05 07:19 PM   #11 

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