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Can you help out Lil' Baddmammajamma (age 6)?


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#1 baddmammajamma

Posted 25 February 2012 - 08:02 AM

Earlier this week, we received a "Flat Stanley" from a little friend in the U.S. (one of those cut out paper dolls that travels around the world & is photographed in various places).

My daughter (age 6) wants to do something similar with Zhu Zhu pets, one of her current "passions." Here is what she requested on my Facebook page:

"This is Sphinx. Please take a picture with your Zhu Zhu pet and tell me where you live. I am going to make a world map with all of the Zhu Zhus on it to share on my news day at school."



So...if any of the kids in EB Land have a Zhu Zhu and wouldn't mind sharing a picture (and geographic location), my daughter would be delighted to receive them either on this thread or via PM.

I promise that these pics will go no further than Mrs. G's Grade One class in suburban Sydney!

Thanks so much,

BMJ
(Zhu Zhu Pet Stage Mother)

Edited by baddmammajamma, 25 February 2012 - 08:10 AM.


#2 Ianthe

Posted 25 February 2012 - 09:03 AM

My 7yo daughter is visiting her father with one of her Zhu Zhu pets as I type but at the end of the weekend I will oblige. Feel free to harass me via facebook if I am slack about it wink.gif

#3 catnat

Posted 25 February 2012 - 09:08 AM

Will try to get onto it today (if we can catch the little critters! We have a pile of Zhu Zhu puppies and guinea pigs and when they hit our big tiled floor area they scatter!)

#4 baddmammajamma

Posted 25 February 2012 - 09:57 AM

Thanks so much! She has received a few pics from various parts of the U.S. and is so excited to grow the network!

#5 =R2=

Posted 25 February 2012 - 10:13 AM

I could send you a pic but we're only in Brisbane....

Hardly exotic tongue.gif



#6 JustBeige

Posted 25 February 2012 - 10:21 AM

BMJ, when do you need these by?   I just have to get DD to dig hers out and shes not here atm.

#7 skylark

Posted 25 February 2012 - 10:24 AM

My son is down rummaging in his toy box for his guinea pig right now. Will post photo when he finds it.

#8 skylark

Posted 25 February 2012 - 10:30 AM



From Elwood, Melbourne!

#9 baddmammajamma

Posted 25 February 2012 - 11:32 AM

Darling! Thanks, Skylark! R2, Brisbane would be fabulous! Thanks, too, JustBeige. She has news day on Wednesday, so she would need the pics by Tuesday. I appreciate the support, everyone!

#10 Octonaught

Posted 25 February 2012 - 11:48 AM

From Tanunda, South Australia...


Edited by Octonaught, 25 February 2012 - 11:50 AM.


#11 baddmammajamma

Posted 25 February 2012 - 11:51 AM

So sweet! Thanks!

#12 brazen

Posted 25 February 2012 - 11:59 AM

emelia says she doesn't have any zhu zhu pets, are furry frenzies ok? wink.gif

#13 Unatheowl

Posted 25 February 2012 - 12:29 PM




From the very exotic and distant Sydney Hills District original.gif

Edited by Unatheowl, 25 February 2012 - 12:30 PM.


#14 Maple Leaf

Posted 25 February 2012 - 01:13 PM



From the rainy Sunshine Coast!

#15 warriorsfan

Posted 25 February 2012 - 01:28 PM

Have a pic, just can't work out how to post it LOL

#16 pinkpineapple

Posted 25 February 2012 - 01:37 PM

What a cute idea! If u need/want one from Melbs west pm me ur email and il send one through :-)

Hopeshe gets lots of exotic ones

#17 mokeydoke

Posted 25 February 2012 - 01:39 PM



Deniliquin, NSW

#18 brazen

Posted 25 February 2012 - 01:45 PM

awww they're all so cute!!!
(though i have to say i just don't understand the zhu zhu / furry frenzie appeal wink.gif)


#19 =R2=

Posted 25 February 2012 - 04:10 PM

Brisbane, QLD Australia

**Photo taken down** (BMJ - PM me if you need it again and I'm happy to send it to you).

Edited by =R2=, 27 February 2012 - 01:12 PM.


#20 baddmammajamma

Posted 25 February 2012 - 04:24 PM

Oh, you guys are the best! Thank you!

We just went out to buy a world map, along with some star stickers. We're now going to locate every Zhu Zhu pet on the map, mark it & print out the adorable pictures.

MERCI!!!!! original.gif

#21 JustBeige

Posted 25 February 2012 - 04:34 PM

Very cool biggrin.gif

BMJ, I just sent you a PM.  Let me know if it doesnt come through properly.

#22 mokeydoke

Posted 25 February 2012 - 04:37 PM

laughing2.gif R2, your photo made me laugh because my daughter also did poses with the zhu zhu on her head AND on her shoulder (except she went cross eyed in those ones).

#23 Guest_NinjahKitteh_*

Posted 25 February 2012 - 04:40 PM

This is Zoe + Zhu Zhu pets in Perth.



#24 JustBeige

Posted 25 February 2012 - 04:42 PM

QUOTE (warriorsfan @ 25/02/2012, 02:28 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Have a pic, just can't work out how to post it LOL

You need to upload it to a hosting site like Photobucket or Flicker.  You then copy the IMG code and paste it into a post.

Try and resize it though before you upload it or it will end up massive (mind you that doesnt always work )

#25 POPP!NS

Posted 25 February 2012 - 04:43 PM

I so wish we had a ZhuZhu pet so we could add to your collection of photo's! They're all so darn cute!

Would love to see a pic of the map when it's done original.gif




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