Saturday, November 05, 2011

Camera Critters #187 - Barbados Donkey - November 5, 2011

While traveling around the beautiful Caribbean island of Barbados, I came
across this donkey, tied up and waiting patiently in the heat, for someone
to come along and pay attention to him.




I am participating in Camera Critters, #187 - put up your
favorite critter photo and join in the fun!





14 comments:

  1. Awww poor donkey. I hope it didn't have to wait too long!
    Here's my critter ...
    http://butterybooks.com/?p=1051

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  2. I would LOVE to give him attention and tickle those ribs.

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  3. I certainly hope that you rewarded this patient fellow with an apple or carrot or more!

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  4. So sweet - but he looks undernourished.

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  5. Great shot of the donkey!
    I love the photo in your header, what a beautiful place.

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  6. He does look a little lonely.

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  7. The donkey is counting, "one, two, three, four, ...."

    There are visitors coming, and the sixth visitor is commenting.

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  8. Annie @ButteryBooks -
    I doubt that people pass along that road very often...we were in search of the sugar cane growers that provide the cane for Mt. Gay rum, by favorite.


    rainfield61 -
    That poor old donkey seemed so sad and lonely. He was glad to have company and gladly ate the apple we had in our box lunches!


    secret agent woman -
    It was so hot there in Barbados, especially inland along those sugar cane fields. We were glad to get back to the beach!


    Dina -
    That poor donkey seemed so happy to have visitors. There wasn't anyone home at the house where he lived.


    Kate -
    Actually, our hotel had prepared box lunches for us as we all gave him our apples which he happily chomped.


    ladyfi -
    Most of the critters I saw in Barbados didn't look very well fed.


    CameraCruise -
    The beautiful scene in my header is only about three miles from my home. I just love that spot. It is glorious when those daisies, which seed themselves every year, are in bloom.

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  9. Love pics of Donkeys ...my family in Ireland has some crazy ones...One of the blogs I follow called "On the Way to Critter Farm" has some hilarious ones too !! Love it !! Cheers from NYC!!

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  10. fun photo! I might have to post a photo on Camera Critters also. Have a great Sunday.

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  11. Beautiful critter shot!

    Late visiting from Camera Critters. The Hopper is my critter, please drop by when you get a chance. Thanks!

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  12. He does look a bit skinny, but clean and well cared-for. Poor old thing. Or maybe not so old.

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  13. Hi Carmen,
    l'asino è un animale dolcissimo... ma questo animale è un peccato vederlo così mal nutrito !
    Buona serata.
    Myriam

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