Kiersten Rowland - Adventures, Travel & Photography

A personal blog about life in the Alpujarras & beyond

What happens when you let a Siberian Husky run free

What happens when you let a Siberian Husky run free
30 May 2009

Now here are a few photos of Khumbu when he was allowed to run free.

Some nice photos of Khumbu & Bruno

Some nice photos of Khumbu & Bruno
30 May 2009

Here are a few nice photos of Khumbu and his best friend Bruno

Opium Poppy - Papaver somnifera

Opium Poppy - Papaver somnifera
30 May 2009

Whilst out walking recently I came accross these pretty poppys.

Nosed grasshopper - Acrida Hungarica

Nosed grasshopper - Acrida Hungarica
30 May 2009

Whilst out walking this little insect jumped in front of me

Moths - striped hawkmoth, small blood vein, purple marbled & leopard moth

Moths - striped hawkmoth, small blood vein, purple marbled & leopard moth
30 May 2009

We had a particulary dark night a few evenings ago and there were lots of moths fluttering about

Khumbu, Bruno & the acequia

Khumbu, Bruno & the acequia
30 May 2009

An acequia is a community operated waterway and most were established more than 200 years ago.

Our Experience With Canine Leishmaniasis

Our Experience With Canine Leishmaniasis
29 May 2009

Leishmaniasis is a disease caused by the bite of a sandfly. When the sandfly bites the parasite is passed on to the dog.

Some very sad news

Some very sad news
24 May 2009

Unfortunately I am writting about some very sad news. Our lovely black labrador Rocky lost his fight against canine leishmaniasis.

Lizard - Large Psammodromus

Lizard - Large Psammodromus
12 May 2009

Found this chap in the swimming pool after I had cleaned it out.

Working hard in the campo

Working hard in the campo
3 May 2009

I have been busy in the campo catching up with work that has been neglected for many months.