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by Joan
Thu May 29, 2014 1:22 pm
Forum: Bonding with Your FS
Topic: Bonding With Your Flyer
Replies: 10
Views: 33503

Re: Bonding With Your Flyer

One that young will bond strongly ... just carry him in your shirt as much as possible.
by Joan
Wed May 28, 2014 12:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Traveling
Replies: 4
Views: 2585

Re: Traveling

Shannon, send me you address in a private message and how many stickers you want.
by Joan
Wed May 28, 2014 9:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: Traveling
Replies: 4
Views: 2585

Re: Traveling

Shannon, when is your cruise? I have toilet lid reminder stickers I could sent to you.
by Joan
Sun May 25, 2014 11:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: One squirrel or two?
Replies: 2
Views: 1775

Re: One squirrel or two?

I always recommend having one alone for close to a year if you want a strong bond to you ... otherwise they will bond more to each other. The second will likely bond more to the first than with you anyway. Flyers are not like sugar gliders who need to be kept in at least pairs. Flyers are happy wit...
by Joan
Sun May 25, 2014 11:02 pm
Forum: Non-Emergency Help Sought
Topic: siblings
Replies: 2
Views: 2049

Re: siblings

Yes, with pups it's a dominance thing ... establishing who's alpha. Brothers do this too.
by Joan
Fri May 16, 2014 8:30 am
Forum: Non-Emergency Help Sought
Topic: Back Paw Bleeding
Replies: 3
Views: 1757

Re: Back Paw Bleeding

She's weight bare more on the wheel when her foot is ready.
by Joan
Wed May 14, 2014 12:48 pm
Forum: Non-Emergency Help Sought
Topic: Back Paw Bleeding
Replies: 3
Views: 1757

Re: Back Paw Bleeding

It will probably heal on it's own just fine. You could try to get some antibiotic ointment on it, but she may just lick it off. They are fast healers.
by Joan
Fri May 09, 2014 4:56 pm
Forum: Pictures of our Furballs
Topic: Why would I ever...
Replies: 17
Views: 12073

Re: Why would I ever...

Is that Baby wrapped in a burrito? :twisted:
by Joan
Wed Apr 30, 2014 3:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Honeysuckle
Replies: 7
Views: 3195

Re: Honeysuckle

pattis wrote:... Do you give yours acorns anyway?

Yes, I gather them in the fall and freeze bags of them.
by Joan
Wed Apr 30, 2014 9:33 am
Forum: General
Topic: Honeysuckle
Replies: 7
Views: 3195

Re: Honeysuckle

... Wondering something.... Does acorns make their pee dark? Like tea colored? Once in a while I will see dark spots in his bedding and I think it's when I give him acorns. Yes, it's the tannins in the acorns that do this. Otherwise their pee is clear. Those tannins will stain clothes too, unlike t...
by Joan
Tue Apr 29, 2014 10:44 pm
Forum: Pictures of our Furballs
Topic: Why would I ever...
Replies: 17
Views: 12073

Re: Why would I ever...

What shiny coats ... are you using car wax? :twisted:
by Joan
Tue Apr 29, 2014 12:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Honeysuckle
Replies: 7
Views: 3195

Re: Honeysuckle

Oh, they do love that!
by Joan
Mon Apr 21, 2014 5:07 pm
Forum: Flyer Death Announcements
Topic: Goodbye Minnie
Replies: 2
Views: 1760

Re: Goodbye Minnie

Sorry about the loss of your friend :(
by Joan
Fri Apr 18, 2014 7:25 pm
Forum: Pictures of our Furballs
Topic: Why would I ever...
Replies: 17
Views: 12073

Re: Why would I ever...

OMG ... sweet enought to give you diabetes!
by Joan
Thu Apr 17, 2014 10:34 am
Forum: MessageBoard Introduction
Topic: Hi from Arkansas!
Replies: 5
Views: 2723

Re: Hi from Arkansas!

shertastic wrote: -- her previous owners were feeding her only peanuts and sugar glider food!

I can't tell you how many times I have seen this happen! It's heart breaking. :(

shertastic wrote: --I can't wait to share some photos when we get her new setup finished!

Bet we can't wait more!!! :D
by Joan
Thu Apr 17, 2014 10:30 am
Forum: Legalities of Owning a FS
Topic: Rhode Island
Replies: 2
Views: 1584

Re: Rhode Island

You will have to check with your local & state wildlife authorities.
by Joan
Wed Apr 16, 2014 9:36 pm
Forum: MessageBoard Introduction
Topic: Hi from Arkansas!
Replies: 5
Views: 2723

Re: Hi from Arkansas!

Today my girlfriend and I adopted a 1 year old (guesstimate from her last owner) Flyer! [/quote] Congratulations! I'm calling her "Pilot", but I haven't quite convinced my girlfriend...yet. :P Let your girlfriend pick a name from famous women pilots. You can call her Pilot and she can call...
by Joan
Mon Apr 07, 2014 10:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: Dried fruit?
Replies: 3
Views: 1980

Re: Dried fruit?

Shouldn't be a problem if no sugar added. I tend to like to give fresh fruit instead.
by Joan
Sat Apr 05, 2014 2:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Pee and Poop behavior and amount
Replies: 6
Views: 4782

Re: Pee and Poop behavior and amount

They usually pick a place in the cage and you can put paper towels there.
by Joan
Fri Apr 04, 2014 8:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Pee and Poop behavior and amount
Replies: 6
Views: 4782

Re: Pee and Poop behavior and amount

Their poop dries up quickly and can we swept up or vacuumed. It's like mouse poof. Only time it is messy is if they pee on top of it ... then it can stick to whatever it's on. They usually pick a spot in the cage to eliminate and you can put a folder paper towel there. Put a clean one over the old ...
by Joan
Thu Apr 03, 2014 12:29 pm
Forum: Squirrel Tales
Topic: new toys
Replies: 1
Views: 9681

Re: new toys

Chuck has a coconut shell too and loves hide nuts in it. I also have a tree limb with holes that he hides stuff in too.
by Joan
Thu Mar 27, 2014 9:06 am
Forum: FS Health
Topic: Scquirels poops are green, one of which are hard green
Replies: 1
Views: 1444

Re: Scquirels poops are green, one of which are hard green

Is this a pup on formula? It can be from overfeeding or too much bile.
by Joan
Sun Mar 23, 2014 4:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Free Range Flyers
Replies: 43
Views: 17274

Re: Free Range Flyers

by Joan
Sun Mar 23, 2014 11:11 am
Forum: Non-Emergency Help Sought
Topic: Cypress Knees
Replies: 4
Views: 2094

Re: Cypress Knees

"It is illegal to cut the knees on cypress trees growing on state land without a state permit, according to the Orlando Sentinel. The knees are widely used for making tables and lamps. Cypress knees are protected under the wetland preservation laws in Florida. Read more: http://www.ehow.com/fa...
by Joan
Sat Mar 22, 2014 7:43 pm
Forum: MessageBoard Introduction
Topic: Hello -
Replies: 3
Views: 1682

Re: Hello -

Welcome Bonnie. We welcome your expertise. You are now owned, I see. LOL
by Joan
Fri Mar 21, 2014 6:16 pm
Forum: Non-Emergency Help Sought
Topic: Cypress Knees
Replies: 4
Views: 2094

Re: Cypress Knees

Yes
by Joan
Thu Mar 20, 2014 9:55 pm
Forum: Hoping to Buy/Adopt
Topic: Where can I buy?!
Replies: 7
Views: 2803

Re: Where can I buy?!

Good luck. :D
by Joan
Thu Mar 20, 2014 5:22 pm
Forum: Hoping to Buy/Adopt
Topic: Where can I buy?!
Replies: 7
Views: 2803

Re: Where can I buy?!

Dennis' flyers are well worth the trip to Ohio. He's a hobby breeder and not a commerial breeder/broker. He can be contacted at den942@bright.net
by Joan
Thu Mar 20, 2014 10:43 am
Forum: BIRTH & ADOPTION ANNOUNCEMENTS
Topic: Adopted a new little girl!
Replies: 13
Views: 5052

Re: Adopted a new little girl!

Skirkpatrick74 wrote: I'm not sure what she was being fed, but she had diarrhea and it was all stuck to her butt! I think she gave up trying, poor babe :(

She's one lucky girl that you got her!
by Joan
Wed Mar 19, 2014 9:53 pm
Forum: BIRTH & ADOPTION ANNOUNCEMENTS
Topic: Adopted a new little girl!
Replies: 13
Views: 5052

Re: Adopted a new little girl!

... Have you ever seen one with that orangy-tint to their fur? I wonder if she's a hybrid northerner. She's a few weeks younger than Jack, but she's a little bigger. You'll have to see what her adult color and size is. I haven't seen that ting before. ... she only bit me when I gave her a bath Well...
by Joan
Wed Mar 19, 2014 9:45 pm
Forum: Non-Emergency Help Sought
Topic: captive trio breeding -
Replies: 3
Views: 1599

Re: captive trio breeding -

The poor guy gets the stuffing beat out of him if he tries to approach a pregnant female. She kicks him out ... so no complaining when he doesn't help with pup care. :roll:
by Joan
Wed Mar 19, 2014 3:20 pm
Forum: BIRTH & ADOPTION ANNOUNCEMENTS
Topic: Adopted a new little girl!
Replies: 13
Views: 5052

Re: Adopted a new little girl!

OMG ... she's cute enough to steal from you! :twisted:
by Joan
Wed Mar 19, 2014 3:19 pm
Forum: Non-Emergency Help Sought
Topic: captive trio breeding -
Replies: 3
Views: 1599

Re: captive trio breeding -

They will automatically do what is best if they have a enough room. It's not uncommon for females to help co-parent another females litter. Just make sure the non-nursing females doesn't steal the pups from the nursing mother. The male will just stay out of the way, but won't hurt the pups when the...
by Joan
Tue Mar 18, 2014 1:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bamboo Nesting
Replies: 8
Views: 3418

Re: Bamboo Nesting

Doug, glad she likes it. Good feedback to have. :D
by Joan
Fri Mar 14, 2014 3:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Training Tent
Replies: 1
Views: 1691

Re: Training Tent

Here's a pop-up tent: http://www.petco.com/product/108191/WAR ... 7AodulcA8Q
by Joan
Fri Mar 14, 2014 3:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Free Range Flyers
Replies: 43
Views: 17274

Re: Free Range Flyers

Great resource for "tent bonding".
by Joan
Fri Mar 14, 2014 3:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Reaction to Raw Meat
Replies: 3
Views: 1838

Re: Reaction to Raw Meat

Flyers eat raw meat .. insects & birds plus they have a wild animal's sense of smell. I'd wash my hands thoroughly before he takes a liking to human meat! :twisted:
by Joan
Tue Mar 11, 2014 2:52 pm
Forum: Pictures of our Furballs
Topic: Why would I ever...
Replies: 17
Views: 12073

Re: Why would I ever...

And why would he ever want a nest box when he can sleep there! :twisted:
by Joan
Tue Mar 11, 2014 2:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Size
Replies: 4
Views: 1875

Re: Size

josalinegreen wrote:... she just seems to be getting wider and not longer, lol.

That's the way it happens. :twisted:

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