Monthly Archives: May 2012

Revised Morris plan

The fence is nearly ready and Morris will have to be separated, but the new plan is to put his mother Rubi in the new compound with him to begin with, so it is not too much of a sudden … Continue reading

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Contraceptive fence arrangements

Most of the weekend has involved the erection of the new fencing arrangements to keep Morris from jumping on the females. The posts and the gate are all in place and I’m waiting for the concrete to set. Then the … Continue reading

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Irrigation in action

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Morris weather

Aitana admires Morris in his sun hat. The temperatures have soared in the past few days, with a heat wave coming up from the Sahara. Since donkeys originate from Africa, why do they have thick fur coats… ? The donkeys … Continue reading

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Hooray!

The foals, Aitana in the foreground and Morris behind her in the photo, are seven months old. Today we are celebrating because I went for a job interview this morning and I have secured our future for the moment with … Continue reading

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