'I'm always looking for the Hows and the Whys and the Whats,' said Muskrat, 'That is why I speak as I do. You've heard of Muskrat's Much-in-Little, of course?'
'No,' said the child. 'What is it?'
- The Mouse and his Child. Russell Hoban.

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Monday, 5 January 2009

Look Ma, we growing tails!


  1. Awww! I feel so proud that you went with my suggested names but you should be even more proud of yourself for this wonderful kindness and the apparent success of your labours. Brilliant! What a fine way to begin the new year. When they fly, tell them that daddy is waiting for them in England!

  2. How exhilerating to see the changes on a daily basis. You have been taking such good, immaculate care of V & A!

  3. Aw ... ! How sweet they are!

    I've tried raising baby birds in the past but I'm no good at it. Now I just take them to the Exotic Pet Refuge and let the experts do it.