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Verb1.bottlefeed - feed (infants) with a bottle
feed, give - give food to; "Feed the starving children in India"; "don't give the child this tough meat"
breastfeed, give suck, lactate, wet-nurse, suckle, nurse, suck - give suck to; "The wetnurse suckled the infant"; "You cannot nurse your baby in public in some places"
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FORMER New Zealand and Ospreys star Jerry Collins' orphaned daughter has awoken from her coma and is able to bottlefeed.
Mark, 27, who helped bottlefeed the cub at home in Cowdenbeath, Fife, said: "We Cowdenbeath, Fife, said: "We were devastated when the were devastated when the SSPCA took the fox but ar e really SSPCA took the fox but ar e really pleased she is going to be OK.
UNTIL APRIL 30: Help bottlefeed lambs at a working farm this Easter.
com/farmvillage Umberslade Farm Park in Tanworth in Arden is a familyrun working farm giving children the chance to bottlefeed newborn lambs and handle chicks, rabbits and guinea pigs.
We took it a stage further and spent the nights in it, camping at a farm by the sea where the children can bottlefeed lambs.
The study said: "The WHO/Unicef code on infant feeding discourages active dissemination of information on bottle-feeding during the antenatal period, but permits postnatal advice and instruction on bottle-feeding only after the mother has decided to bottlefeed.
The children will love the petting area, where they can hold newly-hatched chicks, cuddle baby rabbits and guinea pigs, and help bottlefeed the baby goats and lambs.
More women bottlefeed than could reasonably need to and we need to do more to tackle this.
As more and more women join the workforce, they think it more convenient to bottlefeed their babies with formula, especially where maternity protection is weak.