Have you ever noticed how animals just love to eat the unexpected?  Both of our ponies just love to eat the heads of the big thistles before they flower and, on a walk today, Brownie decided that she likes them too.  They must either taste amazing or be very highly nutritious as they obviously have quite a problem with the thorns, but they keep coming back for more!

goat eating thistle

Brownie dealing with the prickly problem

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