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Hey new and first time owner- few questions for the experts :)

Just adopted a 5 week old. As of now, he/she will not take any type of food out of my hands, No millet or anything (not through the cage either) Is that normal? Goes nuts for the formula though.

Should I offer her a bath? Spray with misty warm water?

How did you guys spend your time with your baby to bond? Holding? Letting them walk around the house? Both?

Thank you!
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Welcome! 馃槉 If it's 5 weeks old, it should be eating formula not just solid food. People shouldn't be selling chicks that young. You can continue offering her seeds, millet, and pellets since they will start weaning at this age. Just make sure you feed her formula at least 3 times a week still. You can try misting her but don't force her. At that age, you can just hold her, and I'm sure she'll bond with you. You can let her explore, too though. If you're hand feeding her, she will most likely bond with you. 馃槉
 
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