September 06, 2013

Strolling The Ex, Part 1

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 I try to check out the Candian National Exhibition (CNE, The Ex) annually. I went with Richard last year (view parts one, two, three, four and five) and had lots of fun not so much eating artery clogging, break out educing foods, but scoping out the animals, people, vendors, games and everything else that makes The Ex!

This year I went with my family for their $5 after 5 deal, which was totally worth it by the way. It's a great event to close off the summer with, especially with my brother leaving home and starting university. We hopped on the subway train and make our way downtown and arrived at about 6:30pm. 

Local honey bees demonstrating what they do best

A giant ostrich

Mini horse, trying to cool off by standing in front of the giant fan and not moving. I do this too sometimes.

Canadian cattle raised for beef

Piggy

Splotchy piggies

Tiny piggies

Stretching piggy

Giant piggy with pink boots

A pile of piggies

Piggies with straight tails

Piggies frolicking

Humans trying to pet piggies through plexiglass

Dirty faced piggies feeding off their momma

Tired little lamb

Baby turkeys with their feathers growing in

Poppa turkey looking gross with his melt-y, droopy, wrinkly pink and blue bits. (lol)

Momma turkey's beak looks like it was trimmed painfully short :(


Itchy alpaca

Satisfied alpaca

Sundown!

Strolling The Ex: part 2, part 3...

2 comments:

  1. LOL, you love those damn pigs. <3

    For some reason, I never make it to the animals... Like, I don't think I have ever gone to see them EVER. I get distracted by the food. :(

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    1. Omg, if pink pigs stayed the size of piglets and not into a huge mass of bacon, I'd totally want one as a pet!

      I have to see the animals. I wanted to visit the petting zoo, 'cause I LOVE lambs and little goats..but we never made it, boo.

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