Happy Saint Patrick’s Day!

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Shearing Pregnant Sheep

Tanya shearedToday I sheared our very pregnant ewes.  I am not sure I have sheared this late in pregnancy before.  They are due starting March 25.  Above is Tanya after her wool cut.  She was a bear to get on the shearing stand.  Below is Monette looking thrilled after her new do.

Sheared MonetteThen there is Wink.  She is small but feisty.  Her fleece is surprisingly soft and pretty.

Sheared WinkAnd finally the fleeces drying by a wood stove.  It may take them a bit to dry as it has been raining quite a lot recently.

drying fleeces

 

 

 

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Goodbye Patsy and Lambikins

Patsy and LambikinsThey moved to their new home today with a nice young couple that are educated and motivated to take care of them.  I hope they do well there.

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