Wet, misty, rainy - still! I hope it is a lot better for others who are trying to complete their hay making. I am feeling quite pleased today as Greeves is a lot more lively - he had to be chased for his weigh in tonight. He has not put any weight on today but does look a bit better. The Kick Start yesterday got him up a bit and then this morning, following an email last night, we gave him a selenium injection (Vitisell). Everyone looks very bedraggled and dirty today but I felt it was time for a photo to celebrate Greeves perkiness! Here he is with Lily and his mum, Lina, behind.
Lina is also getting a bit better with Carl - she is overcoming her pathological hatred of him and even deigns to have her neck stroked occasionally!
It has been a short blog tonight as we have just got back from a Great Western Region Alpaca Fleece Show meeting (more on that tomorrow) and it has been a hairy drive through Hamoon as the rain was coming down and bringing out armies of frogs which Carl kept swerving in an effort to avoid them.
A better penning solution! - After a long "family illness" and a subsequent reduction of our herd, I am back to report a more recent enhancement to Easter-Wood. One of the problems we ...
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