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Tuesday, May 03, 2005
Willow fence peril*
Oh yes, they might look innocent enough, but don't be fooled.
The fences of Wales are being eaten by these hooligaaaans. Thanks to our special correspondent for deigning to let us have his reject pictures.
*Our science correspondent comments: It would appear that the lambs are self-medicating by chewing the willow twigs, which of course contain salicylic acid, i.e. aspirin. (Prof. Kronk)
Maybe they're teething? (Ed.)