baby cottontails

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  1. May 7, 2014 #1

    mikes1288

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    i found 4 baby cottontials a lil over a week ago , they are about 2 weeks old now but this morning i wake up to feed and one of them is not doing well at all , i really do not want to loose a baby and was hoping that someone could give me some advice on what to do .... he has no energy at all he cant even stand up and he does not want to eat i had to force him to eat the lil bit he did , please if you know what is going on and have advice please help me save my baby
     
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    what are you feeding them?
     
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    Take them to a wildlife rehabber in your area. Cottontails are notoriously hard to work with.
    They stand a much better chance if you can get them to a rehabber with experience.
     

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