Mickes Q&A: Animals to avoid
Veefingers story about the moccasins in the river led me to my nest subject. My daughters brought it up and I woun't scare them but a father should know what he's talking about (or at least seem to be
In Sweden we have one poison snake and it woun't kill you if you're not an infant or very old and get the poison nearby the throat vein. So we not that use to watch out so to speak. With my long life experience
I also guessed (as Veefinger stated) that crowded placed like the festival area is safe. Beeing a camper and wild camper myself I have a very good tent but I've seen that many american tents have a very high threshold and I read that it's for keeping crawling animals out. Our tent doesn't have any protection like that but hopefully there's no need for it. Is that correct to say?
Any other unpleasant small animals to be aware of in the area?
The north part of Sweden is famous for their mosquitos and I've experieced that durin a week of canoing up in that wilderness. What about the Wanne ones? Are they really that mean? There's all kinds of tricks and mixtures that you can use here. I have a bottle of the so called Djungel Oil that smells bad and taste bitter whenever you get a taste of your fingers. Anything you recommend us to buy when we arrive to Orlando?