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Will a mother mouse disown its baby if a human touches it?


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2011-09-13 17:39:19
2011-09-13 17:39:19

I have heard that if the babies get the smell of human on them then the mother won't touch it.


i touched my babies when they were about a day old which i shouldn't have and she didnt reject them but just don't take them away from the mother or pick them up try avoid to touch them because i do think the mother does abandon her babies in some cases of this happening


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