Pets

Birds are clever little things…
Birds are clever little things…

With the sun shining so bright and hot this past weekend it was an ideal opportunity to do some tidying up in the garden.  I decided to rake up the pea gravel and replace it with much larger stones so Mrs Escapee Hen cannot continue to scratch it out onto the path every day! Stephen was on the sit-on lawn mower and Dad found…

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Everyone’s happy – Stephen gains a car, Dad a discount, and the dogs, their freedom!
Everyone’s happy – Stephen gains a car, Dad a discount, and the dogs, their freedom!

Our 2 collie cross dogs, Sooty and Sweep, have become more and more promiscuous recently and our long suffering neighbour 3+ fields away is starting to  lose her patience, understandably so.  Every time one of her bitches is on heat, Sooty and/or Sweep ensure they are present to take advantage of the situation!  So there was…

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New additions to the bed and breakfast
New additions to the bed and breakfast

I think every farm ought to have a cat, and as I’ve not had one since I was a child there seemed even more reason to get one.  Having found out that a lady in the village had a litter of four kittens, all of which were beautiful and two needed homes, we decided to get two.  It didn’t seem fair to separate them and two’s…

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