FURZEHILL SHETLAND SHEEP -    REGISTERED SHETLAND SHEEP LIVING IN DEVON
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September 2011

LATEST FLOCK NEWS

 
THE ARRIVAL OF THE LATEST ADDITION TO THE FLOCK WAS LOOMING CLOSER ,WE HAD BEEN TO SEE HIM A LITTLE WHILE AGO AND DECIDED HE WOULD  HOPEFULLY BE GOOD  FOR THE FLOCK.
 
WITH A GOOD FLEECE AND COMFORMATION,SLIGHTLY HEAVEY HORNS, BUT WE ARE HOPING THAT THIS WILL GIVE STRONGER  HORNS ON OUR  RAM LAMBS
WE HAD LOTS OF WORK TO DO BEFORE HE ARRIVED, TAGGING AND  WEANING THE LAMBS, EWE HEALTH CHECK AND DRENCH , FENCES TO MAKE STOCK PROOF OR SHOULD I SAY LAMB PROOF,TEMPORARY FIELD SHELTER TO MAKE,AND SO THE LIST WENT ON.

AUTUMN

ShareTHE LEAVES ARE BEGINING TO CHANGE COLOUR,THE NIGHTS ARE DRAWING IN WITH A CHILL IN THE AIR,THOUGHTS OF GETTING READY TO PUT THE TUP IN WITH THE EWES.
THIS YEAR WILL BE OUR FIRST FULL YEAR AT COPPERFIELDS MANY THINGS HAVE TAKEN PLACE SINCE LAST NOVEMBER AND AT LAST THE PLACE IS  REALLY TAKING SHAPE.
THE EWES ARE QUITE SETTLED NOW AND ARE ENJOYING THE DIFFERENT PADDOCKS  AND SEEM TO LOVE THE CHANGE EVERY TWO OR THREE WEEKS.
WE ARE EXCITED ABOUT ARE LATEST ADDITION COMING TO JOIN THE FLOCK VERY SOON, ANTON WHO IS BY HEIGHTS ORION.