loved his food but all of a sudden he is not eating
and only drinking a bit of water. His tummy is not
working at all even when he does eat one small
mouthful. I am so worried about him but not
sure what to do.
: i've got to little tenrecs. one of them is ( i
: believe) female, she weighs 70kg (the male
: weighs 100)
: she eats well enough (haven't seen her drink,
: offer it from time to time, doesn't seem
: the problem is the she isn't all that
: active,she sometimes shake, when she walks,
: and she walks slowly.
: her eyes look similar to the males,(clear)
: (and he is more active) and her nose is mostly
: wet (not running)
: i red on the internet, that in common
: hedgehogs this cold meen she is cooled down
: (they walk in a terarum , with tempeture
: 22-28C) their advice were to massage the
: tummy, and give some bodyheat.
: i've done this for two evenings now (thougt it
: best, since they are active at night) and she
: became a totally different tenrec, walking
: (nearly running) fine, and washing.
: has anyone experienced anything similar? is
: she sick? is it normal? does tenrecs have a
: sleep period???
: from the voried sick Mette