Injured bat in yard

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  1. iFallOffStuff

    iFallOffStuff PetForums Newbie

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    So i found a bat i h yard and his wing is deformed and he's not moving much. I put him in a box and given him a milk lid of water and I'm off to get some mealworms. Anything else I should do? I'm panicking rn the box is lined with tissue paper
     
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    Find a Wildlife hospital if you can as they will have the knowledge and facilities to deal with him.
     
  3. iFallOffStuff

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    I'm in virtually the middle of nowhere on holiday ... Guess I'll just keep doing what i am
     
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    #4 kittih, Apr 12, 2017
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    iFallOffStuff PetForums Newbie

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    Thanks everyone, panic over! He's in a box with some mealworms and I've crushed the rads, after.about an hour of calls someone can come and pick her up, just hope she can hold out a little longer
     
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    Hope the little bat survives.
     
  7. iFallOffStuff

    iFallOffStuff PetForums Newbie

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    Same
     
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    Well, it stands a chance now - thanks to you! ;)
     
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    Someone came and the bat is fine , we'll see if (he it turns out) can fly tonight. But we reckon it's a broken foot so unlikely
     
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    Do you find out what type it is?
     
  11. iFallOffStuff

    iFallOffStuff PetForums Newbie

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    Pippistal soprano if I'm spelling that right? Very large and overweight apparently
     
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