Evolutionary advantage: indistinguishable front and back ends.
As silly as the pompom chickens were, my favorite animals were the draft horses.
Check out those legs, they're like tree trunks!
This fellow was quite good natured and gamely put up with being pawed at by dozens of grubby little hands.
The Percheron were absolutely massive: all around two tons, and over six feet tall at the shoulders. Their hooves were the size of dinner plates.
I had to promise to watch part of a football game to get Geoff to look at the quilts with me, but it was worth it.
The black-and-white one in the middle was my favorite.
I love the pattern of the middle quilt.
We capped off the day with some barbecue--delicious!