The first four consecutive hours of sunshine we've experienced in many weeks led the big fella to jump at an opportunity to truck some cattle away.
While there are those amongst us who may have silently doubted such rashness, 'tis not for us to question why.
Hands up who already knew this is how the day would pan out.
My girls were fascinated by proceedings.
Me ... not so much.
Plenty of time for camera fiddling,
while bucket-loads of gravel were brought in to rectify a sticky situation.
Though as they say, all's well that ends well.