An aggressive ram can present a serious safety risk for the shepherd, so follow these tips to protect yourself against injury from your sheep.
When choosing what sheep to raise, consider a heritage breed. You can meet your own livestock needs while also ensuring breed diversity.
You wear a coat in the winter, so does your livestock need coats, too? When it comes to horses, cattle, sheep and goats, the answer may surprise you.
A sheep’s swollen jaw can mean barber pole worm infection, or the cause could be something else. Here are some possibilities, as well as what you can do.
Sheep breeders can improve chances for fertility and multiples by increasing quality feed (known as flush feeding) strategically before breeding time.
It's sheep breeding season, and we have some tips for getting sheep ready, as well as security tips so you know which ewes have been bred.
Ever wondered when a sheep is too old to breed? Or when a ewe is considered elderly? We looked into issues around breeding, age, health indicators and more!
The gold standard for non-lethal livestock protection, livestock guardian dogs can be invaluable partners in raising sheep and other vulnerable animals.