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Old 04-07-04, 11:18 AM   #16 (permalink)
Retic chic
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Location: Leader Saskatchewan
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No offense, Dean. We were asked to come to the Calgary Pet Expo that Mark was talking about, and I refuse to do those. I am not saying there is anything wrong with YOU doing it, I simply wont do it with our animals.

Something about kids petting all the cute furry critters and then touching a snake or lizard just doesnt sit right with me. Not that I worry about an accident, those can happen anywhere at any time. Hand washing and preventative measures aside, I just dont think it is fair to the reptiles to put them in the same building as a buffet of prey.
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