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Wednesday August 16, 2017

Wednesday August 16, 2017 I guess it's a good thing I was too busy with my grandson yesterday to listen to any of the news. It appears the sad excuse of a president that we have has again tried to blame "both sides" for the atrocities in Charlottesville.  There are no…
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New roving and a cat selfie!

Tuesday August 15, 2017  What's happening today? Shipping out orders from the store (thank you!) trying to finish the newsletter before picking up our grandson, then a vet checkup for Belle. A busy morning for sure.  I'm happy we have a vet who is mobile so I don't have to…
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Puppy Belle Update

Monday August 14, 2017  Time for a Belle update!  Last week she had her first official visit with a professional dog trainer.  The trainer was very impressed with Belle's focus and attention to people and her mellow but alert temperament. She also told me that she has great potential as…
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Sunday August 13

Sunday August 13, 2017 Waking up to rolling thunder is lovely on a Sunday morning. I do sense a bit of change in the air and although I know we have much summer left, I always welcome fall with open arms. The daylight hours are shrinking every so subtly, and we…
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Romulus in action

Saturday August 12,2017 Visitors coming today, of course, it's Saturday! :) We got 3 new bags of yarn back last night, they look wonderful and I can't wait to see them in the sunlight today. I still have about a dozen more bags to get prepped and ready to send in…
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Knitters welcome!

Friday August 11, 2017  A knitting group came to knit at the ranch yesterday, can you imagine knitting with alpacas wandering around you?  I think they had fun. :) I know Scarlett the friendly alpaca did.  lol  They also loved the new yarns we've added to the yarn barn and…
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Website changes?

Thursday August 10, 2017   I've had a few comments and questions about why the daily update and photo of the day are no longer on the alpaca cam page.  Simply, it's because word press made an update to the overall structure of the website and I cannot figure out…
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Wednesday August 9

Wednesday August 9, 2017  Do you know that wonderful feeling when all your projects are done, you've checked everything off your list and you can sit back and look at your accomplishments? Well neither do I!  haha Wednesday is Farmers Market day for us. For years I tried to grow…
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Tuesday August 8

Tuesday August 8, 2017  Our vet will be coming here today to give 4 alpacas health checks for their trip to Colorado and a new home. Our grandson will also be here for the day today and he loves to "help" with vet visits. ;)  Belle was the first one…
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Private Tours?

Monday August 7, 2017 It looks like we're in for a bit of a cool down. Highs in the 70's and lows in the 40's is forecasted for most of the week. Perfect! We have a private tour scheduled for today and it's always nice when the weather cooperates. Why…
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Sunday August 6

Sunday August 6, 2017  Oh I think we made some beautiful babies yesterday. Well at least the boys had fun trying. Romulus has definitely figured out his "job", SilverLake had a date with Patchouli and Stetson and Piper lasted longer than them all. lol  Zariah seems to be pregnant from…
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Saturday August 5

Saturday August 5, 2017 The permanent shelter is finally up and now I'll get to create the space I've planned for. But for now Chief has clamed it as his personal shade space and that's just fine with me. The miscommunication with the scheduling was because their phones did not…
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Where’s Bogart?

Friday August 4,2017  A sweet friend came by for a visit yesterday and brought me a plaque with these words on it: "It came to me that every time I lose a dog they take a piece of my heart with them, and every new dog who comes into my…
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Thursday August 3

Our grandson had been traveling a bit this summer and he finally came back to the ranch to see Belle. He met her when she was about 6 weeks old but was so happy to see her as a permanent fixture at Yaya's. :) He even gave her her first…
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