dog with no name
new girl appeared at the finca in the middle of October. To begin
with we were a bit wary in case she was already pregnant and looking
for somewhere safe to have her puppies, so we gave her the above
title rather than a one word name. Once it was clear that she really
liked us and wanted to stay, wasn't pregnant and got on well with
the other dogs (House, Cleo & Piglet) we officially adopted
her and shortened her name to "wnn" pronounced "win".
She is from shepherd stock and has one extra toe on her right rear
foot. I think the other girls like her because her thicker coat
helps keep them warm in the kennel at night.
The winter sunrises are always the best ones of the year. The sun
gets a chance to really light up the clouds as it comes up over
the sea and the bedroom is filled with this view. (I have put in
extra large images just 'cos I like them so much)
rainbow is a reminder that it isn't always good weather here.
We could hear they sheep from our house and there they were, just
a few terraces down.
the finca we have started to burn the chupones that we have chipped
off the bottom of the trees. I am ploughing in the weeds and grass
as we go, so it is all a bit of a rush.
I knew that I had to get the grasscutter out when Piglet started
coming back looking like this. Normally her coat sheds burrs easily,
but she is getting a bit overwhelmed running amonst all the tall