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Post by Broadstoneuk on 7th July 2010, 3:57 pm

Hi everyone. We are pleased to be here.
We are walking the path to create a life we want and having a great time doing it...
So far we have:

28 Devon and Cornwall Longwool sheep
15 guinea pigs that we breed from for pets
10 hybrid chickens
1 hormonal parrot
1 cat


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Post by Chilli-head on 7th July 2010, 5:09 pm

Hey, do I get to be the first ?

A big hello from me I look forward to hearing more about your menagerie, and what they provide for you.
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Post by polgara on 7th July 2010, 5:46 pm

Welcome from me :flower:

Look forward to hearing about you both & your interests.

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Post by Wilhelm Von Rhomboid on 7th July 2010, 6:03 pm

Don't I know you from somewhere?

Welcome J&P

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Post by Compostwoman on 7th July 2010, 7:31 pm

Hello there, I recognise you two!

want to talk guinea pigs to you both sometime...!

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Post by MrsC on 7th July 2010, 8:18 pm

Hi there Jane and Pat and welcome from me too! Very Happy

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Post by Green Rosie on 7th July 2010, 8:29 pm

Hello from France - I was born in Gloucestershire - whereabouts are you?

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Post by Sparhawk on 7th July 2010, 8:41 pm

Hi...from me too...

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Post by AngelinaJellyBeana on 7th July 2010, 8:49 pm

Hello you two, nice to see you
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Post by Wilhelm Von Rhomboid on 7th July 2010, 8:59 pm

Green Rosie wrote:Hello from France - I was born in Gloucestershire - whereabouts are you?


hahaha. I'll give you a clue - they have six fingers on each hand.

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Post by Jaded Green on 7th July 2010, 9:10 pm

Hallo and welcome.

Do drop into the tea room for a chat.
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Post by Dandelion on 7th July 2010, 9:39 pm

Hi - was brought up in Gloucestershire myself - and am not so far away from you now! Looking forward to getting to know you

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Post by Compostwoman on 7th July 2010, 10:31 pm

Watch it Billy, that is a bit close to where we are!

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Post by chickenofthewoods on 7th July 2010, 11:18 pm

Well hello there!

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Post by Broadstoneuk on 8th July 2010, 9:35 am

Compostwoman wrote:Hello there, I recognise you two!

want to talk guinea pigs to you both sometime...!

Hello !! Great - have a look at our 'piggy' site http://www.broadstoneguineapigs.co.uk
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Green Rosie wrote:Hello from France - I was born in Gloucestershire - whereabouts are you?

We're in Berry Hill, near Coleford in the forest of Dean . . How about you ?
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Wilhelm Von Rhomboid wrote:
Green Rosie wrote:Hello from France - I was born in Gloucestershire - whereabouts are you?


hahaha. I'll give you a clue - they have six fingers on each hand.

Watch it Rhomboid ! It takes several generations for that to happen . . .
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or living near a nuclear power station.....

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Post by Adrian on 8th July 2010, 12:44 pm

Hello Broadstone and welcome

I can't believe that I missed this one, especially as I get notification by email of new registrations - anyway, welcome, I hope you can find us as welcoming and nice as we are.

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Post by boobiejuicemama on 8th July 2010, 1:39 pm

Hello Jane and Pat, I would love to see some piccys of the animals (I live through others at the moment as I don't have a place I can keep farm animals) Oh and welcome Smile
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Post by Guest on 8th July 2010, 5:09 pm

Hello, again from France, we are vegetarians so no livestock except chickens....and all things native.

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boobiejuicemama wrote:Hello Jane and Pat, I would love to see some piccys of the animals (I live through others at the moment as I don't have a place I can keep farm animals) Oh and welcome

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Post by polgara on 8th July 2010, 10:35 pm

Lovely looking wool, nice colour too

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Post by Broadstoneuk on 8th July 2010, 10:42 pm

polgara wrote:Lovely looking wool, nice colour too

Their wool is beautiful. The lambs wool is wavey and soft. The ewes wool is hard wearing and used for tweed and carpets. It is very long and the sheep look so funky in 'full wool'.
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Post by Compostwoman on 8th July 2010, 10:54 pm

Lovely Bluebelles as well...

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