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#1262909 - 06/01/12 09:50 PM curly tail????
tabitha93 Offline
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Registered: 04/07/12
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Loc: Staunton, Virginia
Just wondering...my Annie has a curly tail....like a pug tail. Is this normal because I never se Eleanor's tail curl up. I would post a pic but my phone wont let me. And its curly most of the time..??
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#1262910 - 06/01/12 09:51 PM Re: curly tail???? [Re: tabitha93]
DCMuffin Offline
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Registered: 03/21/10
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Loc: Washington D.C. Metro Area
Oh yes, it's normal. smile I have two monkeys here who do the same thing. One of them, Mo, has his tail curled all the time.
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#1262914 - 06/01/12 09:57 PM Re: curly tail???? [Re: tabitha93]
tabitha93 Offline
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Yayyyy was kinda worried. She looks so funny but that's how my hubby mostly tells them apart
LOL. Thanks smile
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#1262945 - 06/01/12 11:16 PM Re: curly tail???? [Re: tabitha93]
Meg_n_Von Offline
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Registered: 05/15/09
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Loc: Vulcan, MO
Definitely nothing to worry about! One of my joeys keeps her tail cured the majority of the night. Gliders will also twist their tails around when they're going to attempt to carry something, like a bracelet. :O)
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#1262969 - 06/02/12 12:21 AM Re: curly tail???? [Re: Meg_n_Von]
xSwtxSugaX Offline
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Registered: 11/21/10
Posts: 3456
Loc: Saint Louis MO
Originally Posted By: Meg_n_Von
Gliders will also twist their tails around when they're going to attempt to carry something, like a bracelet. :O)


This is what I was going to say!

You may have a tail carrier in your hands!
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#1263000 - 06/02/12 10:15 AM Re: curly tail???? [Re: xSwtxSugaX]
sitkasmom Offline
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Registered: 09/27/11
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My Elfers has a curly tail all the time. I call it the snakey tail...
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#1263032 - 06/02/12 01:28 PM Re: curly tail???? [Re: tabitha93]
josefine Offline
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Registered: 08/17/08
Posts: 2701
Loc: Perry, Iowa
My Mollie curls her tail for about 10 days every month,we feel that this is when she is going thru her heat cycle.
She is evidently letting us know that she is going to be going into heat,& the tighter the curl,the closer she is.
When she is over it,her tail'relax's'.
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#1263108 - 06/02/12 07:47 PM Re: curly tail???? [Re: tabitha93]
GliderNursery Offline
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Loc: North Central Ohio
That's a very interesting take on it Josephine.
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#1263139 - 06/02/12 09:21 PM Re: curly tail???? [Re: tabitha93]
Teresa56 Offline
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Registered: 11/05/10
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Loc: Florida
I have one glider that always has her tail curled--I think it is cute and funny looking.
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#1263552 - 06/04/12 07:56 PM Re: curly tail???? [Re: tabitha93]
Jem Offline
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Registered: 02/17/11
Posts: 73
Loc: Syracuse, NY
I came here specifically to ask this.

In a year and a half I've never seen either of my girls curl their tails.. I just went to go play with them and I had like a panic attack because I'd never seen it I lightly rubbed it to uncurl it and it curled right back.

Relieved to know it's fine - I think it's odd I've never ever seen them do that before.
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#1265043 - 06/10/12 03:49 PM Re: curly tail???? [Re: tabitha93]
Ryark Offline
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Registered: 05/17/12
Posts: 53
Loc: Oregon, USA
Cute! Would love to see pics.
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#1266070 - 06/14/12 09:18 AM Re: curly tail???? [Re: tabitha93]
oldfred Offline
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Registered: 04/06/11
Posts: 15
Loc: Georgia, usa

Thank you all for this information.
.
Just this morning my bear had her tail in a circle. I was worried since I had only seen it straight.
I was worried that my "biter" fat boy had injured it.
.
It didn't seem to affect her and when I straightned it she didnt react and then it just curled up again when she jumped.
.
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