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Feeding chart for bottle feeding pygmy kids.


Age            Number of  feeds                  Amount                Approx’ times

Birth to 3 wks            4 (or 5)                                     1-3 oz                        8, 12, 4, 8 (+11pm)

3-6 weeks                  3                                               4-6 oz                             8, 2, 8

6-9 weeks                  2                                               6-8 oz                               8, 8

9-12 weeks                1                                             8-10 oz                               8am

Kids should be encouraged to eat/nibble hay & concentrate from a few weeks onwards. This is learned by copying their mother which is why it always better to leave bottle babies with their mother if at all possible.                                   

 


 
 
 
 

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Last Updated: 21st June 2013