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Old 11-13-2012, 09:20 AM   #1
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Giraffes are boring??

Sorry I can't for the life of me remember whose trip report I was reading that said giraffes are boring but this is for you

http://www.scotsman.com/edinburgh-ev...sity-1-2630396
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Old 11-13-2012, 11:10 AM   #2
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Amazing! Xx
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Old 11-13-2012, 02:23 PM   #4
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Great story - BTW I loved feeding the giraffes at Busch Gardens
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Old 11-13-2012, 08:29 PM   #5
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My niece would love to see him, she is mad on giraffes. She's only 3 too.

On his blog today is a photo of a toy giraffe which she had for Christmas last year.
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Old 11-14-2012, 08:08 PM   #6
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Excellent! I have always said giraffes are not boring!
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Old 11-15-2012, 01:47 PM   #7
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People are asked to send their photos in to BBC Scotland

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotlan...medium=twitter

I think my favourite is the giraffe at the cash machine
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Old 11-16-2012, 04:59 AM   #8
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That's so awesome. What a lovely thing for that man to do. Thanks for sharing :-)
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Great story
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Anyone living in the Gloucester area?

http://www.gloucestercitizen.co.uk/t...ail/story.html
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What a kind man. Thats a great good news story
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