This has been a tough winter for all those who look after livestock and it certainly has been for Ellie and Duncan! Just when they thought winter was over, along came the “Beast from the East”, filling the roads and making life very difficult for everybody and everything. We had drifts over […]
Chillingham Wild Cattle Blog
If I was going to build a dry stone wall, I would try and avoid building it straight across a peat bog. Our forefathers were clearly more talented and were not put off by small matters such as deep peat! The wall that forms the north eastern boundary of the Park, alongside Ammerside Woods, was […]
Chillingham Wild Cattle were featured during a recent epidode of BBC’s The One Show, alongside Little Mix and others. First broadcast on Wednesday 19th October 2016. Enjoy! Chillingham Wild Cattle on BBC One's The One Show – 19th October 2016 from Chillingham Wild Cattle on Vimeo.
If you want to know what we look like after 6 days of incessant rain see the picture. That was no joke. OK there is still plenty of grass here and Shortlegs bought out some hay but that was a miserable time. To make it really horrid the wind was out of an unusual direction […]