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What to do if you find an injured or baby animal April 30, 2015 Indiana

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... The best way to make sure an animal is truly orphaned is to leave it be, except to check it periodically. If you are still unsure if it’s been abandoned, place some strings or sticks across the nest. Place grass across a rabbit nest that has young in it. If such items are later disturbed, the mother has probably returned, and you should leave the young animal alone...



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