The last month on the station has been one of glorious days and high temperatures. In this weather the best time to get stock work done is in the cool of the early morning. Once temps hit the 30s the going gets tough for sheep and dogs. Early morning is also a great time to get the best pics – here shepherd, Angel Wood, is silhouetted against the rising valley mist.
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