Category Archives: Sheep

New Little Poddy

We just have the one poddy lamb at the moment and she’s a sweetie – greedily guzzles down her milk in no time at all. This is her at one day old – since the weather was fine she made … Continue reading

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RAIN RAIN RAIN!!!!!!!!!

As predicted, booking in our shearing for Monday has brought the much needed rain 🙂 We’re expecting to hit the 30mm mark overnight, which is fantastic. It’s been a long time since we’ve had this much rain, and we’re very … Continue reading

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Autumn

I’m loving autumn. And I always have. It’s still too dry to go in to winter with any feed for the sheep but the days have been cool and sunny and the nights cold enough to have the cosy wood … Continue reading

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Stud Rams

We fenced off some of our front yard to try and reduce the (many) hours of mowing we were faced with every couple of weeks, and now we are able to have the stud rams in our little front paddock … Continue reading

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Enthusiasm

It’s nice to be enthusiastic about something.  For this little poddy lamb, the main passion in his life at the moment is a bottle of warm milk.  His tail was wiggling so much the camera couldn’t focus on it. And, … Continue reading

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First in Line

I was adopted.  By a lamb.  As I drove up the driveway. There were no other sheep in sight and one little lamb, presumably a twin or triplet due to its size, was desperately trying to get through the fence … Continue reading

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Lambs by the Fire

Lambing is a busy time of the year on the farm and there are always the inevitable losses.  For a couple of days we had drenching rain and a harsh cold wind, and a few of the newly born lambs … Continue reading

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