No, the bird is not the word.
Time for a shameless plug for my online buddy here, Matt, aka Dragonsire, who for many years has made excellent Who themed mods for the Sims 2.
He's now drafted his excellent talents into the Sims 3, so if any of you fancy getting your mits on some pretty nifty regenerative abilities in the world's most popular sim franchise, get yourself over to the below link...
Matt... you owe me :)
In other news, I'm going to spend the weekend rigging and animating. The next few weeks will be tiny adjustments and bug finding.