Thank you for the comments on last night's blog. Not September, Barbara, but Belinda is very odd and her 11 months is not up until on 9th July - last year she went 361 days which could mean she would not have it until the beginning of August!! Can't be right! We first mated her on 12th June then she sat again on 25th July spat off and then sat again on 8th August!! If she had really taken first time she would be 341 days today but is that possible? Has anyone else had an alpaca who has sat again - twice - but still been pregnant?
Only a quick blog today as we have been shearing - we were planning to do everyone else but the generator ran out of fuel and then we discovered the cans were empty - don't know who to blame for that! It was all going so well with no nicks or traumas and Mother helping on the bagging up - never mind, tomorrow is another day!
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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