Monthly Archives: January 2013

After the donkey walking, the puddings

Thank you to all who turned up today for donkey walking, and apologies for some donkey behaviour! They have not been out for nearly a fortnight due to the high winds we have been experiencing, and the consequent skittish behaviour … Continue reading

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Donkeys enjoy olive harvest

While Matilde, Rubí, Aitana and Morris tuck into the juicy olive leaves from the trimmed trees after the olive harvest, it is not such good news for the harvest itself. All over Spain the olive harvest is the worst in … Continue reading

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And is it true?

I went into school today. It is still the holiday time but the cleaners are working their way around the buildings. The empty corridors echo to loud Spanish radio stations and the sound of vaccuum cleaners. Those of us who … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Rubí comes indoors occasionally, as she likes to inspect the changing furniture arrangements and supervise the blog. Here she is enjoying cocktails indoors on New Year’s Day and looking at Morris (her foal) on YouTube. Some people who know little … Continue reading

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