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Free Range Eggs in the Dordogne

Free Range Eggs in the Dordogne

Free Range Fresh Eggs at The Alpaca B&B - Means we now have free range chickens at The Alpaca B&B in Dordogne, they arrived about 2 months ago and caused mayhem with the alpacas.  On day 1 the alpacas point blank refused to walk past the part of the garden closest to their coop and go i... Read More

Halter Training at The Alpaca B&B in Dordogne

Halter Training at The Alpaca B&B in Dordogne

Halter Training These two words fill me with dread, and not because of the weanlings they are of course stressy about it but with care and patience they are a breeze. When I first moved over I obviously spent a lot of time with the animals building trust and also learning their ways. My 2nd summer... Read More

See what we made out of The Bread Oven

See what we made out of The Bread Oven

The Bread Oven is no more in our patch of Dordogne Whether you’re a lover or a hater I will have to take it on the chin because yes indeedy we made the decision to rip out the bread oven.  It was HUGE, we had never used it and we were never likely to use it.  The bread oven was taki... Read More

Even more plans

Even more plans

Plans for next year ?  Yes Of course ! We’re still working on our plan of being the absolute best little B&B in North Dordogne.  Our first challenge is taking out the Bread Oven – which we know is an absolute crying shame, but we don’t use it and it is taking up the... Read More

Dreams come true at The Alpaca B&B

Dreams come true at The Alpaca B&B

When I received an email from Australian CJ, I was excited I thought we had a booking, then I read the full email and must admit I was a twinge disappointed that it wasn't a booking, but mega excited at his news.  CJ's girlfriend Diana has always loved alpacas, and when he was planning their tr... Read More