Last night I had trouble sleeping (too much to think about) and at one point I thought my days were numbered as I felt a fluttering through my body. I felt it might be a heart attack so had a quick prayer run through but didn't like to wake Carl to bid him farewell as he was snoring and had already become annoyed as I had punched him in the back to make him stop. Boring story I know but the interesting thing is, this morning I heard there was an earthquake in Wales at around the same time. As I am still alive I wonder if I felt the earth move in bed last night (due to seismic activity - nothing else!)?
The weather is improving a little so Sam and I got the sheep Clicked this afternoon (to guard against fly strike) - it went well apart from Sam (on purpose) jamming me in the run with a Scottie in front and the massive Stumpy behind - my foot is somewhat flattened. The improved weather has also cheered up the alpacas - lots of playing from the young boys. Here are Dippy, Mick and Arctic.
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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