I want you to tell me what this is:
You don't even need any help with this do you? You don't need a hint (like "it rhymes with merit") or multiple choice options to narrow it down (like: "a. Seal pup, b. Ferret, c. Toy Poodle, d. Rodent of Unusual Size".)
No, because you are smart, you know - even without any help from me - that that is a ferret.
But maybe if you usually wore glasses but lost them... or if you were on particularly powerful pain meds... or if you were just a complete idiot, you might think it was, in fact, answer c. Toy Poodle.
Apparently that's what happened to some
|Poodle vs. Ferret (I know, it's like looking at a mirror image!)|
One man did not discover his
This story made me wonder, "How is it that I can look at that first picture above and know I'm looking at a ferret?" I started thinking about ferret characteristics. What makes a ferret a ferret? Like they have those tiny little pink feet (although I've known some Chihuahuas with tiny little pink feet...). Or is it the tiny little pink pointed nose? (Again, I've known some Chihuahuas with tiny little pink pointed noses.) Or is it the long slender body? (I've known some
Moral of the story is: never get your dog at the market. For so many reasons! (Geez, I wonder if there are ferret mills?)
Thanks to my sis's friend Patty, btw, for sharing this story with my sis who shared it with me! (Hi Patty!)