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Glynelwyn - Photos

Spring 2016

Spring colour in the hedgerow

 

Greyface Dartmoor lamb

 

             

Zwartble kambs being topped up!

 

Fast asleep

 

      

Anglo-Nubian goat kid born today

 

      

.... and now Zwartble Cross triplets early this morning

 

             

 

      

..... followed a little later by Gotland quads!!

 

...... followed by Zwartble Cross twins

 

      

 

             

Our first Wensleydale lambs - twins

 

The Zwartble camp!

 

             

Zwarble Cross triplets

 

      

Enjoying the haylage

 

      

Anglo-Nubian goat kid born yesterday

 

Greyface Dartmoor ewe and lamb just hiding!

 

      

Wensleydale ewe and twin lambs

 

Two of the Gotland quads

 

      

Views of the Preseli Hills in a welcome lull in wet and windy weather

 

      

Greyface Dartmoor Mum and lamb

 

      

Corriedale twin lambs

 

             

 

      

Sunset at the end of a beautiful Spring day

 

      

 

      

Ewes and lambs get ready to go out

 

      

Time to meet up with old friends

 

                      

 

             

 

      

Two lots of twin Zwartble Cross lambs

 

We think Spring has properly arrived!

 

Daffodils

 

      

 

      

Snowdrops

 

             

Colourful banks

 

      

Treble daffodils?

 

      

Celandines

 

      

Wonderful colour of crocuses

 

      

Corriedale twin lambs

 

 

             

Zwartble lambs taking it easy!

 

              

.... and more on the other side of the feeder

 

 

      

 

More Zwartble lambs

 

      

Greyface Dartmoor ewe lamb just born

 

      

Black and White twin lambs

 

Welcome Spring sunshine

 

      

Wensleydale ram lamb born this morning

 

             

Two of the Gotland quads who are being hand reared

 

      

Greyface Dartmoor lamb

 

             

Greyface Dartmoor ram lamb born this morning

 

             

Gotland ewe lamb born this morning

 

      

Wonderful home made Hot Cross Buns

 

      

Yellow and Pink Primsoses

 

 

             

Ewes and lambs enjoying the sunshine

 

      

Synchronised Zwartbles

 

      

Hedgehogs out of hibernation

 

      

 

      

Anglo-Nubian goat kids out in the sunshine

 

Mum and kid

 

In for a close-up

 

 

      

 

      

Beautiful colours

 

      

Two or three heads are better than one!

 

             

 

Gotland triplets a few hours old

 

      

Zwartble ewes

 

             

 

             

A very mixed bunch of breeds

 

      

 

      

More Spring activity - Forsythia and Bluebells

 

      

First Swallows portent of Summer?

These Swallows arrive at the same time each year within a day or two

 

      

Tash looking attentive

 

      

Chickens on lookout at feeding time

 

             

 

      

Mixture of fleeces

 

             

 

       

Back and Streaky bacon cured, sliced and packed ready for freezer

 

             

Flowering Blackcurrant

 

      

Daffs still blooming

 

      

 

      

New arrival - Lemon Pekins

 

Ayelsbury Duck eggs in the incubator

 

 

Gotland lamb

 

      

Moon rise - Sun set