February 4, 2021

FEB 4, reprise: George's apple-twigs

 Reprise, originally posted on February  , 2020 ...


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Our family pet of 14 years, George the rabbit (Giorgio Coniglio in Italian) was an unpredictable and somewhat ornery soul. Talented and demanding (yes, he learned to do tricks), he did not care for suspected rabbit goodies like lettuce and carrots, but loved certain fruits including pears and apples. A small pile of apple twigs could keep him engaged for hours on end, and we were fortunate to have an apple tree growing near our back fence.

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