Word is getting around that this might be a nice place to be.
First we had the hens from up the road marching through the gate
Then the passing sheep decided to make a detour to visit the orchard
And now the hedgehog tribe is increasing
Just now there were nine individuals feeding. The problem is, four of them are recent youngsters weighing less than 300g. They may need taking into protective custody if they are going to survive the winter.
Spot, having fully ploughed up her enclosure, now asks for greener grass from the other side of the fence
Bert looks on
The ducklings are still only allowed a small bath
as they are not yet waterproof and need a good towelling down after their swim
For lunch today we mostly had one of our giant tomatoes