Yum: Enjoying National Salad Month at Best Friends
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Crisp leafy greens and fresh vegetables — who can resist? Certainly not the animals at Best Friends, and since May happens to be National Salad Month, at the Sanctuary there are plenty of salad aficionados 365 days a year. Break out the romaine in celebration!
This leaf is delicious. Darn, I got a stem.
OMG, I just LOVE salads!
Rabbits have a fairly delicate digestive system. To obtain necessary nutrients, they must be fed a varied diet.
Let go, this piece is mine! No, you let go, it’s mine!
You call that a salad? This is a salad!
This is a soup and salad.
This is so much more fun than dinner and a movie.
Who needs greens? I get plenty of fiber from this delicious phone book.
Even picky parrots enjoy their veggies when they eat chop.
Nothing better than having my minions hand-feed me.
Chill out dude — there’s plenty for both of us.
What’s up doc?
Here, grab an end. We’ll look just like Lady and the Tramp.
Silly kitty, don’t you know cats don’t like salads?
Why would I eat a salad when I can have a milkshake?
He’ll never notice if I help myself to a little nibble.
Eat like you mean it!
The potbellied pigs at Best Friends receive fresh heads of romaine lettuce, along with vegetables and pellets at every meal.
It’s green. That makes it a salad.
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Photos by Best Friends staff