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Old 09-19-2011, 10:31 AM   #15
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If it looks like a duck, swims like a duck, and quacks like a duck, then it probably is a duck.

Unless it belongs to an Airforumer....

All God's critters ROCK!!

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Old 09-19-2011, 10:55 AM   #16
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I enjoyed your story !! We also travel with some oddities including opossums and chickens
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Old 09-19-2011, 11:56 AM   #17
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Frosty would have been at home in the VAC area at this years International Rally.
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Old 09-19-2011, 12:55 PM   #18
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Pictures or it didn't happen.

Seriously though, sounds like quite an adventure. You should take up falconry and install a roost and skylight in the trailer so you can send your falcon off on missions. Frosty will stay behind and act as security. Honestly, if I was breaking into a trailer and heard quacking, I would be weirded out enough to just leave. Who knows what other animals a trailer duck owner might have?

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Old 09-21-2011, 03:42 PM   #19
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Thank you all for your kind comments.

I don't know how good they are, but I'll get some photos up as soon as I can...... I hate the first few days after returning from vacation---there is just too much to do!!
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Old 09-21-2011, 04:03 PM   #20
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Quack!
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Old 09-21-2011, 05:50 PM   #21
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great story! thanks for the laughs
i wonder if there is a good country music song in this adventure?
hope i one day have 1/2 your writing skills
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Old 09-21-2011, 06:28 PM   #22
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Too funny. The story itself was great, the overwhelming response you got after wanting to delete it is priceless. Bringing my wife in now to read it.

A duck....it just sounds "Daffy". (ok, ok...be nice)

And I am so glad you were quick with the response to the lady that simply assumed you were being cruel. No more tours for her!
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Old 09-21-2011, 06:57 PM   #23
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I love it! Post some photos - we'd love to meet Frosty and Falco.

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Old 09-21-2011, 07:06 PM   #24
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yes - a great story and a few good laughs.

we also did some similar traveling with a fowl.
it was during thanksgiving, 2009.
quite the good time was had by many.

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Old 09-22-2011, 01:31 PM   #25
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So, when you think you're all packed and ready to head out---remember the duck....... ;>)[/QUOTE]

Hello from England
We had a pet Duck..We took her everywhere with us..
Heres a few snaps..It was such a long time ago..
My son is now in his 30's and he loves these
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Loved the story, especially your response to the snooty lady
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Old 09-22-2011, 03:36 PM   #27
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This has been my favorite thread ever! A close family member of mine once rescued a Canadian goose that couldn't walk too! She nursed Wacky back to health and he even slept in the house and wore a duck diaper! Ok, your not suppose to keep these guys as pets. He wasn't really a pet, but he did have his own cowboy outfit. Anyway, he kept flying back down the hill to the lake and then we would find him barely alive fighting for his life days later. After a while and after a few tears, he found a nice home at a goose rescue with a bunch of feathered buddies. Until Wacky, I never thought a big bird like that could be so affectionate and loving! Now, I shudder every time I see those hunting targets at Gander Mountain.
I loved reading about Frosty and I am so glad he got to re-coop in style!
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Old 09-22-2011, 03:41 PM   #28
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