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Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Shetland Babies Arriving!

Lillian and I discovered these ram twins in one of the craters in the Shetland pen this morning. After picking up heavy BFL babies all week these little guys are like poofs. We sang "picking up paw paws put 'em in you pocket" as we carried them to the lambing pens. Actually I sang while Lillian rolled her eyes. Another Shetland mom to be stood in the pen and protested our taking the lambs as if we were taking HER lambs. Guess she will have hers pretty soon since her maternal instinct has kicked in.


Ebonwald Cardigans said...

lovely dark moorit color this young lad! Congrats!

Molly said...

Too cute! Both Lillian and the lamb. Can't wait for more to start coming.

Potosi Sheep Farm said...

He is pretty,Garrett. Nice structure too.