Magpie feeding

To: "Arron Wilpour" <>, <>
Subject: Magpie feeding
From: "Peter Shute" <>
Date: Fri, 21 Sep 2007 13:28:21 +1000
Have you tried your local wildlife rescue people?  If you're in
Victoria, I believe the RACV can give you the details of the nearest
ones (can anyone confirm that?).

Peter Shute

 wrote on Friday, 21 September 2007
10:37 AM:

> Hi. I have just found a baby magpie in my backyard. It has
> the black and white feathers on its head and wings but grey
> fluffy on the back and no tail feathers. I cant see the
> parents anywhere in site. I live on acreage and have quite
> alot of birds around. I have raised baby possums before but
> never a magpie. The bird quite happily took some water from
> an eye dropper but what should i give it to eat. I have alot
> of blood worms for my fish. would these be adequite till i
> can give it some larger things like moths till i can release
> it. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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