Watching nature take its course, from the top of a hill in northern England


The Further Adventures of Spud the Dog, 2nd Dec 2012

He’s back, by popular request,  a new look Spud the dog.

spud 1-1

I can’t guarantee it will be every Sunday, but we’ll try. 

Today he’s been enjoying some tasty chewy ice (or so it seemed) I don’t know why it didn’t stick to his tongue.

spud 2-1

The ice was pulled out of the cattle trough  by Tom yesterday, of course at –3c this morning the trough had refrozen. It was all a bit of adventure for the kitten-cats Jammy and Dodger, who found traction, even with a fine set of inbuilt crampons, pretty tricky.

cat on thin ice 2-1

Of course being youngsters, they don’t yet know the perils of cats on thin ice