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My cat brought two fox squirrels up to the house and i got them away from her.

one has a wound above its left front leg and it is bloody but it quit bleeding. will it be okay? and foes someone know what i can feed them because were going to try and raise them?

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Take them to a vet to clean the wound really good n bandage it or whatever and they probably eat berries n nuts n stuff but if it's a baby feed it milk through a straw or syringe

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This sound like a great idea. And who is going to pay the hundreds of dollars in vet bills? Would you feel the same if it was a wounded mouse? Or a rat?
I didn't think so. A squrill is a rat with a fluffy tail. They are rodents.
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Fine clean it ur self get some 5dollar bandages from walmart n there ya go n so what if it's a rodent? Would u put a dog down for the same reason? Dogs have hearts they feel n so do rats n squirrels same thing
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Magan, I commend your passion for saving animals. I just don't feel that it's realistic. These are wild animals. They have mange, lice, fleas, ticks, and really, really strong jaws that they use to crack nuts open and bite people that choose to pick them up and mess with there wounds. If this is your passion perhaps you should conceder a career in this field. I'm being serious. Maybe a vet or animal control specialist. One last thing are you a vegetarian ? I gotta run, but it has been nice talking to you and hearing you opinion on this. Have a nice day.
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I plan to be a vet n so? Dogs have more fleas tics n lice than squirrels and dogs pitbulls, dobermans, blablabla n even small dogs have a stronger jaw than squirrels
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why do you want to raise 2 fox squirls from the wild that your cat brought you?

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Because their hurt, you wouldn't want to put them back into the wild until their healed or they won't survive
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Because he has a heart n doesn't wanna see the squirrel suffer any more than it already has
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I'm with you Jill. Magan he shouldn't let them suffer, he should put them down.
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All they have is maybe a broken leg or whatever if they can be saved why put them down?
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Adult squirrels eat corn and almost any kind of nuts. They are wild and could be dangerous.

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If itz just a wound above the leg it should survive. I suggest taking them 2 a vet maybe? And if there babys u mite hav to feed it from a bottle but if itz an adult maybe peanuts with the shells off? Or bird feed? Hope this helped good luck!!

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Let your cat finish them off. It's the natural order of things. There is no shortage of squirrels.

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Ur disgusting and heartless
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Thanks for your opinion. I still stick by what I said. You are living in a fantasy world. Call your local vet clinic on Monday and see what they say it would cost to treat two wounded tree rats and nurse them back to health. I would suspect they would tell you in a nice way that you shouldn't be messing around with wild animals and to let them be. ( that's a nice way of saying you couldn't afford it and just let them fend for themselves or die).
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Sometimes they don't finish them off, and we have to watch the creature suffer and die. Its sad. I understand your point, but some domestic cats don't kill: they torture for fun. Its not that black and white.
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I understand the "finishing off comment", but some domestic cats don't kill: they hunt, play and torture their victims. Its sad to watch a creature slowly die.
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Whatever
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U were probably cheering michael Vick in too huh?
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Why so angry? I think I've kept it civil. I had money on fido, Michel Vick's poodle. It was a long shot but the odds payed back 25 to 1. Not my smartest bet I know but you've gotta play the odds. (joke of corse).
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I havent cussed u out so I think I've kept it pretty civil too
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Usually, you must have a wildlife rehabilitation license in order to work with wild animals, such as squirrels. Release the uninjured one and take the injured one to the ASPCA or Humane Society near you. They will have the facilities, the knowhow, and the licensing to care for, and hopefully, rehabilitate--and release--it.

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I just wanted to suggest..your cat brings home these as gifts to you. Its a true compliment to you that he loves you. I understand the heart-ache, but don't scold him for it, because he will always hunt. Its their nature. Tell him "good boy" and then cry over the death. That's what I was taught.

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im not sure if this is normal to take fox squirrels to the vet but try takeing them to the vet to see if they broke anything.

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