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Y is for Yak

Today is Y for Yak, scheduled a while ago. I would like to dedicate it to the memory of those who have died and to all those suffering in and around this breathtakingly beautiful area right now due to the devastating earthquakes. This image of a Tibetan domestic yak was taken by Dennis Jarvis, on …

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C is for Cows

This is a handsome ‘Heeland Coo’ (Highland Cow for those who don’t speak Scottish!) by Arran Moffat on Flikr. People tend to view cows as placid, stupid creatures without much personality. In fact they are capable of the same level of intelligence as a dog. In one study they were¬†challenged in tests to find a …

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