What To Do With A Baby Bird. Taylor explains the best ways you can help a wild baby bird if they're found out of their nest. Most of the baby birds people find are fledglings.
However, most birds do not get by using their olfactory senses, as they just aren't that sophisticated. In this scenario, the best thing to do is to place the chick in a cardboard box lined with paper towels and take it to a professional wildlife rescue. Even baby birds can carry mites, lice, ticks, bacteria, and other unpleasant parasites that can be transferred to humans.
So, if you're worried a mother bird will smell you The story about how mother birds will abandon their babies if they are handled was most likely started by parents trying to prevent curious children from.
It's bound to happen if you're a bird watcher or nature lover.
Hand-raised birds are the most loving and loyal pets one could ever find. Will your local animal control office respond to a call for one weak and wrinkled little bird who already appears not. Wondering what can be done to help care and feed them is a question that we get often during Spring and Summer.