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Just some random photos

I really do plan to catch up on blogging. The ewes and rams are together and lambs will be arriving in April. I’ll post some breeding groups photos soon. For now – just a few photos from blog post drafts … Continue reading

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Back to Normal (ish)

As some of you know, our life hit a major bump in September when Dave was diagnosed with throat cancer.  It was a long haul with chemo, radiation, a time in the hospital, and a second surgery in July.  We … Continue reading

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In Like A Lion Out Like A Lamb

was a fitting description of the first day of March where a trip to Asheville included some serious wind gusts on the way over the mountain. Unzicker Emily ended the month of February with “out like a lamb” – well, … Continue reading

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New new Sheep and new old Sheep

After cutting back the flock last fall, we moved into 2017 with 21 sheep – 11 bred ewes (Canoe Lake Jewel joined the bred ewe flock in November) , 3 rams, 2 yearling ewes, and 5 unbred ewes. We are … Continue reading

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Back Again

It’s easy to post a sentence or two and a photo on Facebook. I’ve neglected my blog which I enjoy more. So I’m back to blogging. HI!!! Plans for fall breeding didn’t go as planned. Health issues took the front … Continue reading

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Sisters!

Patchwork Badger and Patchwork Elsa are my eleven year old daughters of Jacquee’s Junco. Badger and Elsa were such cute lambs! Both were bred to Kenleigh’s Casanova last fall for 2016 lambs. I staggered putting the ewes in. Elsa went … Continue reading

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Lambs – 6, 7, 9, 10, 11

Things don’t always go just perfectly.   Lambs 6 & 7 were birthed easily and quickly on March 11. The first Spot Hollow Ace lambs look good! Patchwork Scooter – 4 horned ram He’s a blue eyed boy with a … Continue reading

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