Last night Sam broke down on his way home - luckily, a very kind man stopped, put his moped in the back of his van and brought him all the way home! I hope very many nice thing happen for him!
Carl didn't have time last night to help Sam fix the moped so it was an early start to take him to work. I didn't mind as I was keen to check on Bert as soon as possible. Bert seems okay today so maybe it was a fuss about nothing - we'll see if anything shows up in the sample I took into the vets.
First proper frosty start to the day today and I did something I am quite proud of - I rolled Grace! I am not very good at rolling the sheep - usually I do more rolling than the sheep do but today Grace was limping rather badly and she would not stand still while I lifted her feet. I had a go, expecting to fail, but over she went without a struggle and sat there while I checked her feet. I couldn't see any sign of anything nasty but her feet where packed with mud which had frozen so I think that may have been the problem.
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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