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Little Girl's Best Friend Is A Skunk

Offbeat  (tags: pet, skunk, little girl, friend, unusual )

- 986 days ago -
An incredibly shy girl named Harriet Cooper in Kent, England has come out of her shell after becoming best friends with a skunk named Humbug. Harriet's parents are animal handlers who run a petting zoo that tours local schools.

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zora b. (85)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 5:11 am
Thank you Giana for this lovely and warm story.

Natasha salgado (711)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 8:32 am
Sweet story! Humbug is a very cute and large guy---animals are beautiful miracles! Thx Giana

Helen Porter (39)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 5:02 pm
Thank you

DaleLovesOttawa O. (198)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 8:41 pm
Marvellous when an animal brings a young person out of their shells.

DaleLovesOttawa O. (198)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 8:42 pm
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GGmaSheila D. (184)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 10:11 pm
Wonderful...I do hope that Humbug has been destunked? destinked? descented? You all know what I mean.

. (0)
Thursday August 22, 2013, 10:55 am
Great little story.

. (0)
Thursday August 22, 2013, 10:55 am
Great story
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