It's tipping down with rain here. Saves on the watering I suppose.
Has your wife relented on the rat problem yet? I have very efficient rat catchers down 'ere in Zummerzet, ooh aah, ooh aah, cats and dogs are very efficient. Collies are very quick and nimble and have the patience to outwit any rodents. Bonnie is a springer cross collie and she hunts down them thaar critters with deadly precision.