Nurse Baby Sheep

When nursing sheep or bottle feeding, there are a few good things to know before you do so. Although some people just think, “Aw it’s such a cute baby! I’m going to bottle feed it just because I can!” If this is why your thinking of nursing baby sheep, don’t. A mother’s milk is irreplaceable …
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Feed Sheep

What do sheep eat? Sheep are grazers, eating mostly pasture and hay. But should never be fed on just lawn grass.Sheep based on breeder opinion prefer coarse, pasture-like grass such as timothy hay and cannarygrass.Sheep will eat grain, but it’s not necessary. Too much grain will kill your sheep. When selecting the type of feed …
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Herd Sheep

In order to be successful at herding sheep one must first study and begin to understand the animal itself. This will give the sheepherder many valuable clues into the behavior of the sheep and make sheep herding a much easier process. Sheep have excellent hearing and are easily startled by strange or loud noises. Their …
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Buy a Goat

Anyone who has had to mow a large lawn, or attempted to control brush on their acreage has probably thought at least once about buying a goat. Goats are cute, intelligent, and their constant grazing can help cut down on yard and garden maintenance chores. While this might sound like the perfect pet, there is …
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