The drought in Alicante continues and I will be posting more about that very soon. I am doing a study of the drought situation for my geography lessons with GCSE and A-level students, and I shall write a blog post here shortly with the details. This is the most arid territory in mainland Europe and the present conditions are quite extreme.
The donkeys love it: they are – after all – African animals and they love dry dusty conditions. Dust baths are glorious! Here is a selection from today’s dust bath routine.
Evening dust bath: the donkeys have been really active on the dust bath front today. Now it is the turn of Morris: he has one last dust bath as the sun goes down.