Tag Archives: Putty

Fecal sampling

Today’s blog will likely make non-shepherds wonder why on earth we’d care about the hows and whens of fecal sampling. Don’t sheep produce enough manure that this isn’t an issue? After all, each sheep (100-200 pounds) produces 4-8 pounds of manure per day! Surely I should be able to grab some of that and have […]

Done!

I knew when I posted on Friday that it wouldn’t be long. There’s a look that ewes get when they are close to delivering — it might yet be a day or two, but if you watch them closely, you can tell. Both O’Chloe and January had “the look” and I hoped that I would […]