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#1 Beermat89

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Posted 21 February 2015 - 07:05 AM

My little one has finally come out this morning after 8weeks,im so happy the day has come as been worried as its his first hibernation and all the worrying is over :) no weight loss too!my adults have been in for 16weeks today but going to let them have another week as all healthy with very little weight loss also tempts are steady at the mo

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Posted 21 February 2015 - 08:49 AM

Yeah that is great news!! I bet you have been missing them. I am dreading next year and thinking about hibernating and will probably be on here all of the time for advice!!



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Posted 21 February 2015 - 11:49 AM

Well done Matt. Lovely to have them back isn't it.

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Posted 21 February 2015 - 11:59 AM

Well done Matt, the worry is over. :)  I've just got my lot up, it's lovely having them back up causing trouble. :lol:



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Posted 21 February 2015 - 05:13 PM

Yes it is guys,we all miss our shelled friends when in hibernation and cant wait til they awake :)

Hi vikki,yes it is daunting at first but to be honest its a doddle if everything is done correctly :)

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Posted 21 February 2015 - 06:37 PM

Great news, Matt, glad it's all gone well, congratulations!
Harry's due up a fortnight today, can't wait to have him back misbehaving again.

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Posted 21 February 2015 - 09:20 PM

Thanks Graham :)
Yes im sure you cant wait for those two weeks to pass :) Harry will awake nice and fresh to cause mischive again like you said :)
(Sorry for spelling its not my strong point lol )

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Posted 23 February 2015 - 07:19 AM

Brilliant news. Welcome back little one. :)






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