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OMG look what I started

Discussion in 'Exotic Mammals' started by PNWPBR, Jul 25, 2008.


    PNWPBR Good Dog

    Um, yeah. Yesterday at closing we got in a very young baby possum and a very large momma with babies in her pouch.

    Poor momma was minding her own business and eating plums from a plum tree and the owner of the property didnt like that, so they trapped her and brought her in. :mad: Im giving her three rounds of dewormer for three days (they are prone to lungworm) and releasing her. For now she is in a large midwest crate on the side of the house that only has the hose and is fenced from the dogs. Its quiet there and I can see her out of my kitchen window.

    The baby will be going up to the possum rescue a few hours north from me when I can find time to drive him up there. The lady has another one her size so they can be together.

    No pictures of mom because I am doing everything not to stress her out, but heres the cute little wee-one!





  2. Cynthia

    Cynthia Good Dog

    LOL the word must have got out. And yes they are cute.

    PNWPBR Good Dog

    See I told you last nite she was cute!!! :D
  4. Cynthia

    Cynthia Good Dog

    I know I know. But they can be not so cute are adults especially when they are rearing up and hissing. But you were right they baby is adorable

    PNWPBR Good Dog

    I still need a name for the little cutie!
  6. littledozer24

    littledozer24 Good Dog

    You are fast becoming the oppossum queen rescuer!!! I don't know what but the name Stewart comes to my mind.
  7. Cynthia

    Cynthia Good Dog

    I would help if I could but I am going to need help naming the pup I keep. I suck at trying to think of names. LOL
  8. JoeBingo

    JoeBingo Banned

    I like Simon or Solomon, but am not sure if the wee critter is a guy or gal ... lol... one post you said "she" and one post you said "him" :confused:
  9. megschristina

    megschristina Moderator

    He is sooo cute! I love possums!
  10. Vicki

    Vicki Administrator Administrator

    Who knew that a pit bull rescue would be so busy with possums, of all things!:D
  11. Shilo for the opossum! LOL there such neat little critters. People here In MN actually sell them as pets?!? I dont get it there wild animals. Good luck with your wilderness critters and I hope they do well where your bringing them.

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