Armadillos, was Re: Safer soap

YankeePerm at YankeePerm at
Wed Nov 26 15:08:55 EST 1997

In a message dated 11/25/97 12:27:40 AM, loren at wrote:

> about encouraging the alligators to harvest them?  If this works,
>perhaps they would then serve as a "trap crop" for the alligators, which
>would then possibly allow you to raise ducks?
>who was entirely unaware that armadillos existed in Florida

Armidillos have well defined tastes and encouragement to them takes forms I
can only tremble to try to imagine.  I suppose I could slaughter some dogs
and rub the armadillos in their fat, but if I could get close enough to do
that, I wouldn't need help from the alligators.

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