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  1. What to do with a small wether sheep?

    Homesteading Questions
    Sorry in advance for the long explanation... I've got a wether lamb who was born on March 30th of this year. He's smaller than a ewe that was just born 2 weeks his head is about the size of a baseball and he weighs around 15-20 pounds. I don't know if he's so much smaller because his...
  2. Sheep Breeding & staying bred

    We are breeding our sheep now, so as to be able to lamb in June and July. Last year we lambed a few lambs in August. We just put our ram in with 11 ewes, and he is wearing a marking harness. He marked two ewes the first full day of being in with them. Should we keep the ram in with the...