Carrot: Our Small, Surprise Lamb

This blog is for Abigail, who wanted to know more about having lambs. I said I’d blog about it when our next lamb arrived, and he’s here!

Bottle Baby Fever – Part 3

Last week, we told you what to feed a lamb or kid; this week we’ll show you how to feed them with a bottle.

Bottle Baby Fever – Part 2

Last week, we talked about getting a bottle baby kid or lamb. Here are a few more things to consider before you do.

Bottle Baby Fever – Part 1

Mom has bottle baby fever, but don’t send her get well cards! It means she’s waiting for a bottle baby to be born. His name will be Milo.

California Red Sheep

California Red Sheep

California Red sheep are a dual-purpose breed noted for their silky, beige or oatmeal-colored fleece and their exceptionally tender, tasty meat.

American Blackbelly Sheep

American Blackbelly Sheep

As hair sheep, American Blackbellies are extremely easy to care for and require no shearing or tail docking.

Dorper Sheep

Dorper Sheep

Dorper sheep are a large, hardy meat sheep breed from South Africa. They do one thing, and they do it well.

Tunis sheep

Tunis Sheep

Tunis sheep excel as extremely feed-efficient, productive meat animals capable of thriving on poorer pastures and in hot, dry conditions. According to the National Tunis Sheep Registry website, Tunis lambs require less feed than larger sheep breeds to reach the same market weight within similar time frames. 

katahdin sheep

Katahdin Sheep

Katahdins make hardy, low-maintenance meat animals and produce excellent lamb crops that hold appeal for specialty markets.