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Sheep and bears

Our baby goats like to climb all over everything.  They've climbed on the dog houses, into trees, on top of my roommate's car, onto the deck table, but they particularly like to jump onto the ram's back.  Nice Uncle Ram loves giving the kids a sheep-back ride.

I've been trying to get a photo of them, but it seems fate keeps conspiring against me.  Either I didn't have a camera with me, or it was too dark to take a useable picture.  But Saturday, I finally managed to catch them at it with a camera and enough daylight.  So I pulled out my pocket camera...  and the battery was completely dead.  No problem, I carry a spare for just such an occasion... and it was dead.  I ran to the car nearby and grabbed by other camera... which also had a dead battery...  and a dead spare.  Two cameras, four batteries, all useless.  I snapped a photo with my cellphone, then ran all the way to the house and dug out my big camera.  The battery was full!  Yes!  Ran back to the barnyard... but the goats were all done playing.

At least the cellphone photo came out semi decent. Clicky to zoom in.

Costco has HUGE teddy bears, 52 inches (132 cm) tall, for just $30!  (I think that measurement is seated, they appear to be more like 66 inches (168 cm) head to toe)  They come in two colors, dark brown and tan.


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May. 21st, 2011 05:52 am (UTC)
Get one of those bears, unstuff, modify a bit and instant fursuit.
May. 21st, 2011 06:51 am (UTC)
It's about half a foot short for me, but it should be just about right for around half the population.
May. 21st, 2011 11:44 pm (UTC)
Oooh.. could be rather alluring as is, but if they could be persuaded into a lapine version.. !

Still, I suppose nothing displaces the wonder of a design created with feeling: witness the classic Trudi red panda. (Mine is still snuggled every night, wherever in the world I find myself, along with the beige Dance-with-Me bunny)
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