Saturday, June 23, 2012

Skink or Skunk? (Whatever You Thunk)


by Mariam Kirby (Ranger Rick Magazine)



Since skinks can have stripes down their backs like a skunk,
And skunks have sharp teeth that go snap like a skink's,



The clue to help choose what's a skink from a skunk
Comes from using your nose, which can tell by the stink
Which one's not a lizard and squirts you with gunk.


But if you're confused and your mind's in a kink
'Cause both of these creatures are sharing your bunk,



The rule for behavior is just what you think--
Make friends with the skink, run away from the skunk!




Skunks charms on eBay
Skunk charms on etsy


Skunks on my front porch



3 comments:

  1. Those skunks are cute, but they sure can stink up everything in their path! Love the charms, though!

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  2. Your interlopers are so cute, but not as cute as your charms! Thanks

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  3. MelissaClyde is right, its sooo cute !!

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