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All Things Birds

Everything you need to care for, feed and keep a pet bird happy can be found at this shop down south in the Bird Souk of Jeddah.   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/09/all-things-birds.html

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Shepherds and Goat Herders

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Lambs, Goats, and Firewood

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More Scenes from the Birds & Animals Souk

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Winter Coats, Long Ears, and Branding

My husband thinks that these animals were imported from possibly Europe for the Eid holiday feast.  Many animals still bore the remnants of their winter coats, leading us to believe they came from a colder climate to Saudi Arabia.  These … Continue reading

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Men at the Birds and Animals Souk in Jeddah

Photos taken on my recent outing to the Birds and Animals Souk in Jeddah.  I only saw men there – I was the only woman around! I’m happy to report that just about everyone was wearing face masks. Many men … Continue reading

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For the Birds

Photos taken on my recent visit to Jeddah’s Birds and Poultry Souk.  from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/08/for-birds.html

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Blue Skies Over Sheep

Thousands of sheep waiting to be purchased for the holiday feast, which is an Islamic tradition I explained in this recent post. To  visit MORE friendly skies around the world, fly on over to SKYWATCH  where you’ll find beautiful skies posted … Continue reading

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A Visit to Jeddah’s Birds and Animals Souk

Since my husband and I are still isolating as much as possible because of the virus, this past week’s visit to the Bird & Animal Souk was quite a special outing for us.  Hubby wanted to get a couple of … Continue reading

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Happy Eid – Long Eared Goats

My husband took me to the largest Bird and Animal Souk/Market in Jeddah.  It is far south (we live north), so it was a bit of a trek to get there.  But it was definitely worth the long drive.  The … Continue reading

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