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Bath time, guys !

Unread post by Goronta » Sat Apr 19, 2014 5:39 pm

Most of the mammals (including ourselves) enjoy bath time :thumbs_up:
I'm sure you enjoy watching our favorite parks companions taking their bath :D (I don't mean our neighbours but animals) :hmz:

It can be sometimes funny :lol:
Any pics ?
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Re: Bath time, guys !

Unread post by Goronta » Sat Apr 19, 2014 6:04 pm

:gflower: Thanks Crested Val

The first bath

A big boy peacefully enjoying a bath in Levuvhu river near Pafuri, may 2012

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Next one ,a full long mudbath by Mister Warthog ... :D
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Re: Bath time, guys !

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Sat Apr 19, 2014 6:16 pm

Another lovely thread Goronto :thumbs_up:

Family bath time at Klopperfontein.

Put your right foot in.. easy does it...

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don't forget behind the ears..

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Re: Bath time, guys !

Unread post by Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Sat Apr 19, 2014 8:50 pm

Once again a great thread Goronto 8)

Nothing better than a good old mud bath!!

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Re: Bath time, guys !

Unread post by JenB » Sat Apr 19, 2014 9:32 pm

Some serious scrubbing going on.
He must have had a date that night. :lol:

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Re: Bath time, guys !

Unread post by Goronta » Sat Apr 19, 2014 10:32 pm

Nice pics all of you :clap: :clap: :clap:
Thanks for joining this thread :D
What a start :thumbs_up:

Mister Wartie mud bath 's story

On a sunday afternoon in may Mister Wartie went to his private spa for his weekly mud bath
The bath was ready by the Levuvhu river near Pafuri;
First of all a small inspection

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TBC...
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Re: Bath time, guys !

Unread post by Goronta » Sat Apr 19, 2014 10:34 pm

Then it's wise to check the temperature of the bath


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Re: Bath time, guys !

Unread post by Goronta » Sat Apr 19, 2014 10:36 pm

Here we are, it so gooood :D

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Re: Bath time, guys !

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Sun Apr 20, 2014 5:41 am

Carol g wrote:JenB, :lol: :lol: nothing like a good coat of mud to hide the smellies


:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

Jen, what muddy joy. The equivalent of a massage and facial.
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Re: Bath time, guys !

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Sun Apr 20, 2014 5:45 am

Goronto... warties are the best at mudbaths :thumbs_up:

except for....

please, don't eat the daisies...

a herbal bath

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Re: Bath time, guys !

Unread post by saraf » Sun Apr 20, 2014 9:30 am

Oh what a lovely thread.

Here's one from yesterday - webcam at Orpen:

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Re: Bath time, guys !

Unread post by Goronta » Sun Apr 20, 2014 8:05 pm

MM, saraf nice baths :thumbs_up: (a magical one for saraf :appears, disappears appears again :lol: )



After a little nap

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Mister Wartie started to scrub his athletic body :D
Left side

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It's so gooood :wink:

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And now my left side....

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TBC...
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Re: Bath time, guys !

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Mon Apr 21, 2014 5:35 am

I could do that 8)

A family affair.

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Re: Bath time, guys !

Unread post by Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Mon Apr 21, 2014 5:46 am

Love all these mud packs 8) :thumbs_up: ...Must be far cheaper than the store bought versions. :hmz:

Two water "babies"..."Ok this is the way we lie in water, facing any approaching danger !!!"

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