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paul.fr

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Do birds eat human vomit?
« on: 05/09/2008 01:16:09 »
I am told they do, but do they?


 

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« Reply #1 on: 05/09/2008 01:20:09 »
Most human vomit hasn't been digested very much (it normally come from the stomach and not the intestines), so there's still quite a lot of nutrition left in it, if you don't mind the taste.
 

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« Reply #2 on: 13/09/2008 07:48:43 »
Paul

I'm curious. Why do you want to know this?
 

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« Reply #3 on: 13/09/2008 17:17:16 »
Birds (as chicks) are fed regurgitated food by their parents.
So I suspect eating multicoloured yawn would not be a problem.
 

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« Reply #4 on: 13/09/2008 23:12:53 »
Paul

I'm curious. Why do you want to know this?

You know when you have been drinking too much and vomit at the end of the night, it then "vanishes" before you wake up...
 

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« Reply #5 on: 14/09/2008 00:01:17 »
Paul,

Any dead birds around? That stuff is pretty acidic when it's fresh. I don't know what the tolerance for low pH is for birds given their small size, but I guess birds like most animals have a sense for what they can eat and what to avoid. If you have a pet bird, it might be a way to save some money on bird feed. By the way I posted a response to your question re GM plants. Its not very informative however since it depends on just what genetic modifications have been made.
 

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« Reply #6 on: 15/09/2008 01:39:58 »
Paul

I'm curious. Why do you want to know this?

You know when you have been drinking too much and vomit at the end of the night, it then "vanishes" before you wake up...


Do you have a pet bird?
 

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« Reply #7 on: 15/09/2008 03:02:49 »
We had some buzzards (Turkey Vulture) nest in the hayloft of our barn. 
I used to throw McDonalds hamburgers to them and they ate those. That ain't much different.
 

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« Reply #8 on: 19/12/2008 15:53:55 »
Ive been living in Perth, Australia recently, and being like any other college kid, Ive seen my share of spew. I did see a seagull getting his fork and knife out with a meal of someone's fresh upchuck on the pavement one night after some alcohol related events occurred.
 

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« Reply #9 on: 19/12/2008 17:29:28 »
Paul

I'm curious. Why do you want to know this?

You know when you have been drinking too much and vomit at the end of the night, it then "vanishes" before you wake up...


Do you have a pet bird?

Not anymore!!!

We had some buzzards (Turkey Vulture) nest in the hayloft of our barn. 
I used to throw McDonalds hamburgers to them and they ate those. That ain't much different.

Never a truer word spoken in jest.
 

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« Reply #10 on: 19/12/2008 20:19:43 »


           pigeons eat.................. anything  [xx(]
 

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« Reply #11 on: 19/12/2008 22:08:44 »
Whats worse ,me eating stuffed pigs intestine or birds eating vomit
 

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« Reply #12 on: 30/12/2008 23:25:17 »
Whats worse ,me eating stuffed pigs intestine or birds eating vomit

AKA Sausages
 

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« Reply #13 on: 05/01/2009 11:25:16 »
Whats worse ,me eating stuffed pigs intestine or birds eating vomit

AKA Sausages

Sausages are very interesting in that they have been around at least since fifth-century BCE Athens, where they were served at the theatre, and appear to have spread everywhere the Romans went too. It is an efficient way to package and cook meat, especially the gopping bits that are best not seen.
Some modern sauasages can be very fine but inevitably it's the bad one that gets the exposure.
 

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« Reply #14 on: 05/01/2009 15:18:13 »
You can get locked up for exposing your sausage - even if it's a good one.
 

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« Reply #15 on: 05/01/2009 19:29:05 »
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...but inevitably it's the bad one that gets the exposure

Delinquent sausages??

"Tonight on Sky One's 'Ross Kemp on Gangs'; When sausages go bad"
 

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« Reply #16 on: 07/01/2009 21:45:11 »
I always assumed birds, not being very bright, would eat anything.  Then again I swallowed a penny when I was a child.
 

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