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The World's Largest House Pet?



The World's Largest House Pet?

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     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   4.06

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     challenging words:    whisperer, breed, normally, large, bison, perhaps, passenger, husband, pets, accommodate, when, news, train, hood, feed, mind
     content words:    Great Dane, Bailey D., Buffalo Jr, Linda Sautner


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The World's Largest House Pet?
By Brenda B. Covert
  

1     When you think of large pets, what comes to mind? Is it a large breed of dog, like a Great Dane, perhaps? Maybe you think of a horse. Those are large, but they don't normally live inside houses with people. If I told you that a family had made a house pet of a bison, you would think I was pulling your leg. Think again. It's true! Bailey D. Buffalo Jr. lives with Jim and Linda Sautner in Alberta, Canada. Linda calls her husband a buffalo whisperer. That's because he loves and is able to train his buffalo! Bailey is allowed inside the house and also in the car! This bison takes up the passenger side of the car. The front and back seats were removed to give Bailey room to stand. He stands contentedly, .....
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