Thursday, 13 March 2014
She also distinctly unthrilled by Bobby's behaviour which has, if such a thing were possible, deteriorated since he was last here. The first thing he did was to kick Betsy out of her house - that's the brown metal container at top right of the picture - so she's had to sleep out in the mud and rain. Then she has to share her feeding trough with him, and Bobby's version of 'sharing' is to stand in the trough while he eats, thus preventing Betsy from getting anything.
In the end Betsy will probably give in to his advances, if for no better reason than it's the quickest way of getting rid of him. But then she'll be back into the endless round of pregnancy, birth, and looking after ten piglets until they're weaned, when Bobby will be back.