Fairly busy couple of days - and lovely weather yesterday so we are full of the joys of spring. The alpacas are very grumpy and fighting over food, hay, water, the best place to sleep - looks like a fair few are well and truly pregnant! Brilliant! Lambs are due first - 5 weeks to go for them. I am trying desperately not to think about the cria due or I will start wishing my life away again. It is impossible, though, for me not to start crawling around checking for udders and swollen back ends - just can't stop myself!
Zara is one of the first due and I am really hoping she is as I would love a black cria.
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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