Another one of Quarrezel’s masterpieces, used here to exemplify how closely she seems to capture the real animals her designs are often based off of. In this case, her inspiration was the African hunting dog, and the markings are uncannily similar. Sans the two legged form and the glowing blue eyes (hey, you have to implement some sort of originality into your costumes), the design is superbly accurate..
These are things you will all be doing anyway but I just thought I add this in because a lot of Asian mummies will want to buy their daughters new EVERYTHING. My mum is itching to buy me a dinner set with all the works. This just isn practical for us right now because we have nowhere to put said dinner set so I have talked her out of it.
I would wait at least a week before handling, possibly more depending on your skink behavior. If the baby is still hiding and running from the sight of you after a week the little one may need more time to settle. If they are out and about exploring and looking at you curiously after a week then starting with some short handling sessions or other small interactions would be fine..
Seasonal traffic along Immokalee Rd. Is a serious concern. Explore the forum and you’ll see thst Logan expansion is on the books, and that will change the landscape up around Riverstone significantly. I remember in particular going out to advise and assist a sheep rancher in the mountains. The rancher told me how the BLM had come in with helicopters the previous fall and harvested 400 coyotes from the mountain on which his ranch sat. But his problem was that ground squirrels were wreaking havoc with his hillside irrigation ditches..
Walter Bedell Smith, the CIA director at the time, demanded, I get people who don hire people who bugger cows? it any wonder CIA failed to predict the outbreak of the Korean war in 1950, just as it failed to anticipate the communist coup in Czechoslovakia two years earlier? And let not forget the Hungarian revolution in 1956, which cost 30,000 lives. The CIA was deeply involved in pushing for the uprising, but then failed to support it with weapons and ran for cover when the Soviets sent in tanks and troops to put it down. ( we never said rise up and revolt, Thomas quotes a CIA official as saying, there was a lot of propaganda that led the Hungarians to believe that we would help.
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