Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Farm Animals


Down on the farm

Although I live in the country and I see farm animals pretty often, the chances of taking any nice new ones between now and Christmas are not great. Here are some that I have taken over the past few years instead.

Popular with the children.
The Draught horses were popular with the crowds too.
Sheep dog working at Middleton Country Fair
When I saw this guy I just thought of ZZ Top
Pet show Middleton Fair
Mickey and Major owned by Brian Fish – 2008

Taswegian1957

I was born in England in 1957 and lived there until our family came to Australia in 1966. I grew up in Adelaide, South Australia, where I met and married my husband David. We came together over a mutual love of trains. Both of us worked for the railways for many years, his job was with Australian National Railways, while I spent 12 years working for the STA, later TransAdelaide the Adelaide city transit system. After leaving that job I worked in hospitality until 2008. We moved to Tasmania in 2002 to live in the beautiful Huon Valley. In 2015 David became ill and passed away in October of that year. I currently co-write two blogs on WordPress.com with my sister Naomi. Our doll blog "Dolls, Dolls, Dolls", and "Our Other Blog" which is about everything else but with a focus on photographs and places in Tasmania. In November 2019 I began a new life in the house that Naomi and I intend to make our retirement home at Sisters Beach in Tasmania's northwest. My current housemates are Cindy, my 14-year-old Staffy-Lab X dog and Polly the world's most unsociable cat who is seven.

3 comments

    • When I took this picture Mickey and Major had just recently been promoted to lead bullocks. The guy who owns the team often takes them to local country shows and other events. What they seemed to like most was to stop and graze when they were supposed to be working. Bullock drays did a lot of the heavy hauling in pioneering days.

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