Friends of Geese


These folks like Canada Geese so much, they have a pair that they keep as pets. They feed them so well, the geese are now too fat to fly away. I have to admit, for a half second, I thought these were real. That does solve the problem of lawn muffins, though.

8 Responses to Friends of Geese

  1. ~tanty~ says:

    If you wouldn’t have said it, I thought those were real too. Nice photo Marie!

  2. Helen says:

    Wow, I am shocked they are not real. Amazing!

  3. Anne says:

    Wow! If you didn’t say they are not real I’d leave your blog believing they are! But are geese really that big there?

  4. MarieMcC says:

    Tanty, Helen & Anne, it’s much harder to tell from a photograph that the birds are plastic reproductions. These are quite well done.

    Anne, yes, the Canadian Geese really are that big, just not that fat.

  5. Kate says:

    Duck, duck, grey duck!

  6. annie says:

    I was just in Wisconsin and saw a lot of these “fake” geese in yards there. Seems like the real ones would suffice, don’t you think?

  7. Matthieu says:

    Like some other readers, I would not have thought those were fake before reading your comment. Feeding geese is quite unusual. I was wondering how the real pets behave when they meet other animals, like dogs for instance.

  8. Sari says:

    Hmmm.. It was just the lawn muffins that came in to my mind first, whooh, these people really really really must be into these giant birds (despite their giant products)!

    Maybe a proper hurricane could learn these geeses to fly too.

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