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Re: Florida wild life

Postby Pajarita » Thu Jun 07, 2018 8:41 am

Was it this one? http://www.floridarambler.com/funky-flo ... -roosters/

Personally, I think that people make too much out of birds' poop. It's not 'dirty' poop like a dog's or a cat's - the only nasty poop comes from carnivores, herbivores poop is mostly water and, whatever is left dissolves easily with water so what is the big deal?
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Re: Florida wild life

Postby liz » Fri Jun 08, 2018 7:56 am

They need to adopt some out and hire an nest finder to prevent more. Some think their town is a dumping ground for unwanted chickens.
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Re: Florida wild life

Postby Pajarita » Fri Jun 08, 2018 9:00 am

The article I linked states that they catch and rehome lots and lots of them every year.
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Re: Florida wild life

Postby liz » Mon Jun 18, 2018 5:55 am

Just seen on Good Day Tampa Bay, a Python Hunter had to save an alligator from a python that looked to be about 7 or 8 feet long. He held it up by the neck until it dropped the gator.

Pythons are invasive and Florida has hunters to take them out of the wild. I think they are loosing ground.
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Re: Florida wild life

Postby Pajarita » Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:17 am

Yes, I do understand the need to get rid of them but I still feel sorry for the poor pythons... I mean, it's not their fault that people who got them on a whim decided to release them into the wild when they couldn't care for them. We SOOOO need to change our animal laws!
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Re: Florida wild life

Postby liz » Tue Jun 19, 2018 5:47 am

I watched a video on GDTB of a tortoise laying eggs in a flower bed. The homeowner built a cage around the nest to protect the eggs from preditors.
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Re: Florida wild life

Postby Pajarita » Tue Jun 19, 2018 9:03 am

Awww, how wonderful! America seems to be getting crueler and crueler all the time but there are still some good people left...
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