Escapee from the New Cat Pen – Update

Whisper escaped from the new cat pen last night. Whilst we were outside cleaning out the old pen this morning, Felix showed us how it was done, so this afternoon has been spent extending the mesh and fastening it together with plant ties. The cats look much more...

Escapee from the new cat pen

We thought we had made the new cat pen as secure as possible, but Whisper proved us wrong! Last night when John let the dogs out, he was sitting on the gate by the back door. We’re not sure how he managed it, but we think he somehow managed to climb over the...

New cat pen

We have been revamping the larger dog pen to make it cat proof.  This is due to the fact that there are scuffles with un-neutered tom cats who are unwittingly attracted by the un-neutered female cats next door being on call.  This has resulted in a nasty head wound...
Elderly Abandoned Collie – Tribute

Elderly Abandoned Collie – Tribute

Here’s an update on the story of Beauty, the abandoned collie who was suffering with terminal cancer.  Jan at Farplace says: We have decided to name the repaired barn the BEAUTY BARN  in Memory of the abandoned collie with terminal cancer who had to be put to...
Pen Refurbishments at Heronbank

Pen Refurbishments at Heronbank

Our friends, Wayne and Therese from Mass. USA., have been staying with us, and Wayne, being an active sort, volunteered to re-roof the outside pens – they were in desperate need of re-roofing due to the weather and were leaking badly, so we were grateful of his...