RIP Star b. 1985 d. 11th December 2015

Star

This morning we lost our shining Star. An Arab, he bore his various ailments with the stoicism of an Appaloosa, and his gentle nature made him a favorite of the many volunteers who worked with him. He came to us in 2008 after his owner became too ill to […]

Winter’s Last Hurrah, and Thanks!

“It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade.” Charles Dickens

Rather a lot more snow than expected, but not as bad as some west and north of us. Hopefully this really is the […]

Spring Forward

Our new sign is finally up and in place, with a bed around it and sporting an array of bushes, trees and spring flowers.

Spring has very definitely arrived – “0 to 60” overnight and winter has given way to soaring temperatures. Muzzles and fly control are the order of the day, with the sheep […]