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Toe tiedown

Toe tether

Sometimes when I'm lazy, I bring the goats to the garden without a tiedown stake. Instead, I slip their leashes over my foot and settle in to read.

Maverick goat

The trouble with the toe tiedown is that I get engrossed in my book and the goats yank, yank, yank until they get into something they're not supposed to. Bad, Artemesia! That broccoli is for humans!

Goat tongue

You know you've been had when your goats stick out their tongues at you.

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