I spent a while on the internet last night researching Jayne's recommendation and had another email on the subject so, as there was no chance of getting to Mole Valley, I ordered some - looking forward to it arriving.
Very cold today, the ground at the bottom of the fields didn't defrost all day. Mind you, I think it was warmer outside than in - the cats certainly thought so as they spent all afternoon down by the barn annoying the alpacas. Cruella was fine just stalking things but Smudge kept creeping around by the fences. As soon as Dude came down to look at him he dashed away causing Dude to become very frustrated. I had lined up a lovely photo and then the batteries died. I think I had left the camera in the Mule too long and the cold had deadened the batteries.
There seems to have been a lot of snow everywhere else and I was just about to type - No Snow Here! - BUT, little flecks are beginning to fall as I speak and looking out of Sam's new bedroom window there is a strange whiteness in the distance. I have to admit none of that is obvious from the photo - batteries now replaced - (but I do now know where the watering can is!).
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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