help with a wild baby mouse... - Page 2
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Life Beyond Horses > Other Pets

help with a wild baby mouse...

This is a discussion on help with a wild baby mouse... within the Other Pets forums, part of the Life Beyond Horses category
  • Baby mice arches back and makes him fluffy
  • 2 wild baby mice help

Like Tree5Likes

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    08-11-2012, 12:27 PM
  #11
Yearling
Thanks a lot cruiser, I do not plan on keeping him past noon today especially considering he seems much better suddenly I'm so happy for him. I would release him now but my boyfriend rescused him therefore I know he would be upset if I let the mouse go without him. However if he tries to escape I'm going to let him go I didn't think he'd make it when I first put him in the plastic container it looked like he had a seizure then was on his back but he must've just been so tired from swimming in the skimmer for who knows how long... He's still grooming himself back t his normal ubber fluffy self though so it doesn't seem like he's too upset about being in the contaner just yet... it was so cute when he saw my bf rescue him this morning his eyes got huge like oh my gosh how'd you know I was in here...

Oh and btw I gave him the lettuce for the water content I figured he would need it after swimming at least a few hours in the skimmer

Again thanks everyone who gave input I and snapshot the mouse appreciate it...

     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    08-11-2012, 12:30 PM
  #12
Yearling
     
    08-11-2012, 12:30 PM
  #13
Yearling
Good to hear your letting him go, so many people think their doing the right thing keeping them. Best thing you can do it make sure he is completely dry than let him do, so he doesn't get a chill, which would very likely kill him. Makes me miss my little mice I raised.
     
    08-11-2012, 12:35 PM
  #14
Yearling
Yeah that's why I brough him in and put him on a heating pad right away wrapped in a soft dishtowel which he's currently wraped himself in sort of... he's so cute though he lives near our back door in a hole under the planter and ryan my bf saw him a few times before but my first time was yesterday and immediately we both knew it was the same mouse in the skimmer. When I brought him in after his seizure episode or whatever he was on his back front paws in the air shivering then breathing very hard and rapid then very slowly but he's so tiny you could see his heart beat. He's much better now presumably obviously and almost dry.
Skyseternalangel likes this.
     
    08-11-2012, 12:38 PM
  #15
Started
If he's going to die, then at least make him comfortable when he goes. I say keep him warm and comforted.
     
    08-11-2012, 12:41 PM
  #16
Yearling
He probably was just scared/shock and cold not seizures, if he's moving around he's good, if he's sitting or laying really still or crying (you know it when you hear it) than that isn't good. Mice don't need their mothers for very long, once they are all haired out and cleaning and eating, they offend wonder away from the nest any how.
     
    08-11-2012, 12:42 PM
  #17
Yearling
He's going to live everyone I just released him thanks for everyones input and advice I really appreciate it I thought he was a goner lol but he's a-o-k and back living in the planter
     
    08-11-2012, 12:47 PM
  #18
Yearling
Well my boyfriend just dropped into the house for a min and so we released him as he was totally dry and moving about and he zipped around the planter like the horse does when we turn her out so I bet you were right he was probably like OMG they're going to eat me I thought I was going to drown but now I'm eaten lol. Thanks again I can't tell you how much happier I am knowing he's going to be at least ok for now. Hopefully no more pool skimmer for him...

Also lucky for him he's a cute fluffy baby mouse lol not a rat
     
    08-12-2012, 12:10 AM
  #19
Green Broke
What a great story.
I will admit though that I read the title as baby moose so imagine my surprise when I saw the picture of your moose.
kait18 likes this.
     
    08-12-2012, 09:01 AM
  #20
Yearling
That's one adorable little moose! So fluffy.
     
Dog Forums

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
I Got A Mouse.... Asama General Off Topic Discussion 0 06-08-2012 05:07 PM
Goodbye for now Mouse MightyEventer Horse Pictures 18 01-24-2011 09:26 PM
Help me name my mouse!! JackofDiamonds Other Pets 15 11-03-2010 09:53 PM
Wild Horses, Wild Dolphin video Pinto Pony Horse Videos 6 04-14-2010 04:38 AM
Wild baby Snowkicker Horse Training 8 04-09-2010 09:35 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:44 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0