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Interesting Facts About Sheep Flock Behavior

If you’ve ever been on a cross country road trip, or visited a farm or petting zoo, you’ve most likely seen a flock of sheep before. But have you ever paid attention to how a flock moves? Sheep are natural … Continue reading

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Do Sheep Have 4 Stomachs?

If you have heard that sheep have four stomachs, you haven’t heard an accurate fact; however, it’s also not too far from the truth. You see, sheep are a ruminant species, which means they have a four-chambered stomach and a … Continue reading

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How to Tell a Sheep’s Age By Their Incisor Teeth

In the lamb genetics industry, a sheep’s age plays a significant role in various aspects of lamb breeding. A veteran sheep farmer may be able to guess a sheep’ age simply by looking at it, while others rely on a … Continue reading

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The 6 Parts of Basic Sheep Nutrition

When raising show lambs, you want quality rams and ewes that exhibit the highest standards of muscle, soundness, wool, milkability, pedigree, and several other superior genetic traits. But the only way sheep will achieve these champion traits is if they … Continue reading

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