Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Basil visits

It's too hot to work, so I've opened the studio to visitors.  
Basil was intrigued with the sidesaddle.  Sadly, I don't think she has the withers for it.
Perhaps the Charro saddle will be a better fit...
Rata de montar.
Post saddle fitting bath.
Stay cool, everyone!

9 comments:

  1. She's great to let you dress her up! You can have my cool, grey, rainy weather any day lol

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  2. I always love to see pictures of your cute well-mannered "riding rat"!

    Kind regads, Doreen from Germany
    (where the summer currently has erratic mood swings and feels like spring/fall when the hot period ist gone)

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  3. The picture with the charro saddle had me nervous... she's eyeing it... "that could be tasty"...

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  4. Just made my day - too funny! And actually, I had the same reaction as Bif - Basil's expression does seem sort of speculative!

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  5. naww! she's just too cute!! she must be so patient with you! haha! and now i know who made that Charro saddle too! it's very cool! i saw it on a forum..uhh, quite awhile ago!!

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  6. The main concern with Basil is not nibbling so much as it is peeing. She's been a bit on the leaky side her entire life, so it's not every day I let her run across my work area!

    I made the Charro saddle last year. All together, I've made three Charro saddles. Two live in Texas and this one belongs to me.

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  7. I've saddled my rats too! I've had about 12 so far. I have 2 female hooded rats right now, Willow & Rooney.

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