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dogs dinner

  • Joined Apr 2012
Hello
« on: April 17, 2012, 05:10:18 pm »
 
I am a crofter living in Shetland, having moved here from Northumberland some 17 years ago. I keep pedigree Shetland cattle , a beef shorthorn cow,a pig, the obligatory sheep, Shetland ponies, poultry, along with my riding horse and assorted cats and dogs. As well as crofting I work full time as a chemist at the oil terminal.
Although I have looked after equines for many years , I have learnt the rest as I went along thanks to the help of some good friends.

Bionic

  • Joined Dec 2010
  • Talley, Carmarthenshire
Re: Hello
« Reply #1 on: April 17, 2012, 05:35:41 pm »
Welcome from Carmarthenshire. It sounds as if you have a very busy life.
Sally  :wave:
Life is like a bowl of cherries, mostly yummy but some dodgy bits

deepinthewoods

  • Guest
Re: Hello
« Reply #2 on: April 17, 2012, 07:07:45 pm »
hi from cornwall :wave:

chrismahon

  • Joined Dec 2011
  • Gascony, France
Re: Hello
« Reply #3 on: April 17, 2012, 07:26:55 pm »
Hello from Staffordshire Dogs Dinner. I don't think I could look after that much even when I retire. Do you ever get time to sleep?

Rosemary

  • Joined Oct 2007
  • Barry, Angus, Scotland
    • The Accidental Smallholder
Re: Hello
« Reply #4 on: April 17, 2012, 07:31:49 pm »
Hello and welcome from Carnoustie :wave:

We have two Shetland heifers - bred by David Smith - and a bullock (for the freezer in due course). The heifers are due to calve in May and June respectively. We love our Shetland cattle.

I'm visiting Shetland in August for Cunningsburgh Show and some breeder visits, with the Shetland Cattle Breeders Association. Maybe we'll meet then  :thumbsup:

Bert

  • Joined Jan 2012
  • Isle of Mull
Re: Hello
« Reply #5 on: April 17, 2012, 07:58:10 pm »
Hi from the Isle of Mull :wave:

Mad Goatwoman of Madeley

  • Joined Sep 2011
  • Telford
Re: Hello
« Reply #6 on: April 17, 2012, 11:08:47 pm »
 :wave:  Hi and welcome from Shropshire.  Sounds like a busy life you lead.  No time for getting into mischief.   ;)

chairmanphil

  • Joined Feb 2012
  • Oxfordshire
Re: Hello
« Reply #7 on: April 17, 2012, 11:41:26 pm »
hi there, sounds like a busy life!  :wave:
1 acre of land where i am clearing trees and a swimming pool so we can make the land productive. MK3 hilux single cab pickup which has been completely rebuilt over the last 2 years matt black and cool as! no animals yet except a very furry black cat called Hansel (he is so hot right now)

lill

  • Joined May 2011
Re: Hello
« Reply #8 on: April 18, 2012, 08:19:16 am »
Hi and welcome to the forum from Bathgate/Falkirk  :wave: :wave:

in the hills

  • Joined Feb 2012
Re: Hello
« Reply #9 on: April 18, 2012, 08:56:54 am »
 :wave: Hi from Powys

Mammyshaz

  • Joined Feb 2012
  • Durham
Re: Hello
« Reply #10 on: April 18, 2012, 10:14:48 pm »
Hello, and welcome from Durham  :wave:

Mel

  • Guest
Re: Hello
« Reply #11 on: April 19, 2012, 09:55:12 pm »
Hi and welcome from Northants,we wish you well   :wave:

 

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