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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-03-2006, 02:11 PM Thread Starter
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S11 and S12, hoping for S13 to arrive

I walked into the chin room this afternoon and saw what I thought was a hay cube in Sage's cage, but couldn't remember putting any hay cubes in there recently. Upon closer examination, I found a very premature standard kit. Not sure if it was male or female as it was already dead and I have this thing about touching dead animals once they've gone stiff.
I palpated Sage and didn't feel anything else in there. I checked on her a little later, and still nothing, but glanced over at Jetta's cage and noticed a little tail sticking out from under her. She delivered a 52 gm bouncing baby dark ebony girl! I palpated her and I don't think she's done yet because she still has a lump in there that I swear, kicked me! She's also still restless and moving around a lot. Can't seem to get comfortable, so I'm assuming she's not done yet. Either that, or it's a very large placenta! But a placenta that kicked me? Hmmm...I'll give her a little while and check back again. Here's hoping for twins!
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-03-2006, 09:07 PM
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I'm sorry to hear about Sage's baby.

But, congrats to you and Jetta. Did Jetta end up having another baby?
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-04-2006, 08:54 AM Thread Starter
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Nope, no second kit. I'm sure what I was feeling were contractions and the placenta. She's all soft and squishy now and both mom and baby are doing great. The kit has gained 3 gms within the first 24 hours, so all is well. Pics will be coming as soon as I get my camera back from a friend who borrowed it
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-08-2006, 10:09 PM
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excited to see pix~~~
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-17-2006, 07:33 PM
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congrates on the new baby i can't wait to see pics.
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