EVERYBODY! When my baby bunny drinks milk she does this cute thing with her little paw. It's important that you know this.
@fraying that's adorable! I think it's a way to massage milk out?
@fraying I noticed that she does a little wave! So cute.
@fraying I think that's actually her instinctual pumping movement. look at other animal babies, they all do stuff like this to stimulate their mother's teets. (I think, but I can't find a good resource for this now. Probably should search for something else than "baby mammal breast pumping instinct", but too sleepy.)
Still an adorable little fluff :)
@gergolippai yes I know.
@fraying ah ok, captain smartass retiring :)
@gergolippai it’s cool! I milk goats every day, so I understand the process (and they’re the smartest of asses)
@fraying She's gotten much better at drinking, too!
@fraying I believe I have also seen jazz musicians making this gesture, so, yeah, sure, maybe she's doing a mammalian pumping thing, BUT it could be she's got the beat.
@fraying She's feeling the vibes.
@fraying You must post moar bunz pix'n'vidz, BTW. This is the gateway drug for getting one o' mah peeps here.
@fraying this is ...exactly what I needed. thank you for sharing
@fraying thank you for this blessing
@fraying is stimulating the mammals
@fraying this baby bunny gives me life
@scoots me too
@fraying My life is richer by one squee. Thank you 💖
@fraying She is adorable!! I'm wondering how did you post the video, though.... is it hosted somewhere, or do you upload it somehow? I'm still figuring my way around Mastodon.
@avaspeaksup you can post video here! The file has to be small, tho. Hit the picture icon below the posting box.
This is why I still use the internet.
@fraying she’s SUCH a tiny baby
@fraying Too cute, I had a baby goat who would do that when I would bottle feed her.
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