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As always, plenty has been going on here in the last week. More oaks trees have been felled, we are not fans of cutting trees down but oak leaves and acorns are the devil and toxic to pretty much every animal except pigs. Hmmmm Pigs eat acorns.... a light bulb moment was had, and we set about finding us some piggies for the farm, preferably pigs that like acorns (a lot of acorns) and that will eat...

Down at the bottom of our fields we have woodland. Beautiful woodland that we love to stroll through with our dogs. When Llamas become accustomed to longer treks, we will also stroll through these woods with the Axel, Savannah and little kissy lips Orion. This is our current goal, and Nigel and I are dedicated to getting our 3 trekkers out daily, we are reaping the rewards.  Orion, Axel and Savann...

So, we finally left the UK for our new life in France on June 30th, a decision made so that we didn't have to pay another months tax on the van (to clarify, this was the decision on date, we didn't move to France to avoid road tax) Having agreed with our seller that we could sleep in the Old Barn on our farm until our French purchase completed on 20th July, Off we set, with the van literally bulgi...

This time last week, I was travelling to France to complete my Llama training. A plane, 2 trains and 2 buses later I arrived at Border Llamas, from where we have purchased our small herd of 7 Llamas. These girls and boys will be joining us at our new farm in Lavernat 72500 at the end of June...... Eeek! Daily schedule: Woke up to the smell of croissants and pain au chocolat and a cup of tea (and M...

I have tended to write about the Llamas, well we are a Llama farm after all. Not to be forgotten though are our dogs. Missy Moo is a beautiful collie cross rescue. Missy is 6 years old and her M.O. is to steal her brothers tennis ball and laugh at him, she knows he won't challenge her as she is top dog. Missy absolutely loves people and children, she can barely contain her excitement at meeting ne...