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RE: Lamb pictures

Hmmm... weren't some of us upset about tinkering with nature?  

neIN, Zone 5

 -------------- Original message ----------------------
From: "Bonnie & Bill Morgan" <wmorgan972@ameritech.net>
> Marvelous, Cyndi!  Your Suffolk may not be the brightest light in the sky,
> but one look at those lambs and their lack of innate knowledge makes you
> think "innocent little darlings."  I'm so tickled this ewe did well and that
> you were able to get the lambs to nursing.  Thanks so much for the photos,
> Cyndi.  You made my morning!
> And if it will make you feel better, should something happen to us humans,
> the bulldog breed will also die out.  That is human's doing as they need to
> be born c-section because of that tiny rear end and oversized head and
> shoulder region popularized by cartoonists.  Fortunately, there are efforts
> to breed them back to being able to deliver on their own.  I hope it works!
> Blessings,
> Bonnie
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On Behalf
> Of Johnson Cyndi D Civ 95 CG/SCSRT
> Sent: Friday, March 10, 2006 5:26 PM
> To: 'gardenchat@hort.net'
> Subject: [CHAT] Lamb pictures
> We went out this morning to find a set of triplets, but this time all is
> well. I did stay home from work just to make sure they all were nursing,
> which they weren't. Two of them couldn't find the faucets. In their defense,
> ewe has a bag as big as a cow's and the faucets are way lower than a lamb's
> instinct tells them to look. After six hours I had to call my husband home
> to help me hold the ewe so we could manually stick the babies onto her
> udder. But it did work. 
> Still...if we humans get wiped out by bird flu or some such there will be no
> feral Suffolks. Dumb as a box o' rocks. 
> Anyway here are some pix. Hope this URL isn't too long. I apologize again
> for Yahoo, it absolutely will NOT allow me to put in a picture that I
> rotated. It just does not take. Very annoying.
> http://pg.photos.yahoo.com/ph/gardencatalogs/album?.dir=/2023&.src=ph&.tok=p
> hw.JiEB1j5qSqtF
> And it is snowing/raining/hailing here just in time for the weekend!
> Cyndi
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