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a double success!

so i did another training session with the fids. i havent done one in a week, which is what i have been doing lately so i dont over work/ scare lenny with intense training . but anyways... todays session was a HUGE success! i took one of my "half" perches (pic below) right outside of the cage door and i, as usual, used the other to make the fids get on. i got lenny to sit on the perch on the outside, only once, but i am so proud of him! and butch... ... he usually just puts on foot in the perch but today he put both feet on the perch!!!!! they were great! or course after a while lenny was not as excited to get on the perch and kept jumping off, but there is always next time. afterwards i cleaned them and gave them more millet and refilled their home made chew toy with oat sprays. cant wait to see how far we will get next time!


half perches like i have (i recommend these!!)


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for my other pets: cat, rabbit, 6 fish tanks, 2 fire belly newts, 2 african dwarf frogs, 22+ crayfish, fish

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That's great news! Keep it up !

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thanks! i cant wait until i can really take them out!

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That's awesome news!


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once again soon i will get back the feeling of having pets that i can truly bond to. like pumble, they will be my best friends!!

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