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Alicia Silverstone In Talks to Mouth-Feed Orphaned Birds

Alicia SilverstoneBack in March, Alicia Silverstone, the star of “Clueless,” shocked her fans when a video hit the web of her feeding her son by spitting chewed food into his mouth. While many people were grossed out, Jamie McLeod, founder and director of the Santa Barbara Bird Sanctuary, saw an opportunity for Silverstone to help birds in need.

McLeod confirms that she approached Silverstone about offering her unique services to help orphaned birds. McLeod explained, “Every week young birds are brought in and without a surrogate mother to feed them, not all of them can survive. When I saw the video of Ms Silverstone feeding her child, I immediately thought that she might be able to help feed orphaned birds.”

Silverstone is an outspoken animal activist and member of PETA so it’s no surprise that she drove to Santa Barbara the very next day to meet with McLeod. Mcleod said she was especially optimistic about an arrangement when Silverstone told her that not only does she feed her son by spitting chewed food into his mouth but also that’s also how she feeds all seven of her dogs. Mcleod said, “If she had no problems mouth-feeding her dogs, I didn’t Read the rest of this entry »