The big one arrives at Portobello!

Jean

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The big squid has arrived at Portobello, where it will be under wraps until it is repaired, reassembled and hung! It arrived via our research vessel (Munida) and was then taken by trolly from the jetty to the pond space under the lab building, where it will eventually live!

J
 

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Jean said:
:confused: They're not! It's on the trolley and they're standing next to it........optical illusion methinks!

J
well, ME thinks he's referring to the boot print visible on the fin...:feet:
 

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Oh the ignominy! His squidness must be sorely vexed!
 

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they were just there as feeders........
 

Jean

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monty said:
well, ME thinks he's referring to the boot print visible on the fin...:feet:
Aaaaaah Didn't notice it....was way too excited!!! :roll: that may have happened during the last feeding session (as BGD suggests!) there were a few chewed boots lying around on the boat....................!

J
 

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ive got a question... is he picking his nose in that picture or is it just me? with all those individual beaks he sure could pick off that hard crusty one way up in there!
 

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:drool: ...duhr...BIG squid....
:biggrin2:
 

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