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Feeding time an unnerving reindeer game

Standing in the middle of a herd of about 150 reindeer at Williams Reindeer Farm in Palmer, Alaska, I reached out to pet one of the animals. How thick and soft its fur is, I marveled, almost bouncy to the touch, like a natural version of artificial turf.

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  • Headline: Feeding time an unnerving reindeer game
  • Publication: Travel, Pages 52 on 12/22/2013
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