The builders arrive. Then fifteen minutes later, they go.
Bob spends much of his day guarding. This serious work involves barking at the wind and chasing shadows. He seems satisfied that he's scared away whatever needs scaring away.
Late in the evening there is a 'hedgehog' moment. Sophie displays her full on 'diva' side. There is much sound and fury. Angus, torch in one hand, tries to pick the prickly critter up with the other hand. He won't try that again. Mental note - never go out without little black bags and a pair of ski gloves.