No alpaca pictures tonight I am afraid but tomorrow my brother is coming over with his special camera and we are going to have a go with fleece shots. If this does not materialise tomorrow it means we have failed!
Tonight it is a Grace night. Grace is my little Southdown who arrived with very bad legs and later had fly strike. She is much improved but does get a bit bullied by the others. She is also rather portly! I keep looking at her rear and wondering how on earth a lamb is going to get out - assuming she is in lamb and not just a tub!
And talking of the Shepherd, I was in the village taking to the Aunt and her daughter about their lambing when The Shepherd drove past with a Topper on the back of his tractor. Is he showing off as he has so much grass it needs to be topped - or is he simple topping for the electric fence?!
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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