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When people come to us to buy a flock of sheep, we spend a lot of time with them, making sure that they understand the commitment and the life that they are looking to enter. Shepherding is not for the faint of heart; doing it well requires not only a time investment, but also a […]


I often write about the activities of the flock: feeding, grazing, breeding, shearing, skirting fleeces, lambing. The list of what we do seems endless — not only to you as readers, but sometimes also to me as the shepherdess. There is a lot to do when keeping sheep. Yet sometimes it is easy to forget […]