Anthropomorphism most fowl

Times animal of year (c) Duncan Harley
The Sunday Times today published “the best animal pictures of the year” and what a splendid set of images these are.

Colchester Zoo’s baboon Rhajang is pictured alongside a wild baboon’s bottom with a caption reading “Put it away lad”, while a pair of Galapagos sea lions are captioned “Hey Good Looking.”

The cover features a seriously challenged moggy while page two of the magazine features a slightly odd and possibly misjudged advert for roast turkey.

Anthropomorphism most fowl perhaps? Even Johnny Morris would have been aghast.

Where I wondered was my prize winning image of Goble the turkey from this years Turriff Show …


About Duncan Harley

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