A Conversation with Penny Pig and Snouter

This morning after the pigs had finished their breakfast, I followed them in to their pig bed and sat down with them as they made themselves comfy, scraping up straw to make cushions for the heads and body bolsters.  I think they do this partly to make themselves comfortable and partly to keep warm. Penny Pig asked me when the …

Another Vet Snouter Behaved Badly With

Appalling English in the title, sorry about that, but descriptive. Poor old Snouter is not very well.  He has deep splits in three of his trotters which makes it very painful to stand.  Adam the old vet, Snouter’s former adversary has retired and I am not keen on  his replacements, so we changed to Dalehead vets in Settle. I first noticed …

Penny Pig and Snouter Overheat

Poor old piglets, they have endured a very long and very cold winter, braved the snow for weeks, about which they were very unimpressed, and last weekend they had to cope with the first really hot spell. Of course, it is all over now, we are back to temperatures of 9 degrees C at mid day, (I hope that wasn’t the …