Category Archives: Jacob Sheep

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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April Showers….

Bring … Mushrooms.. and mud… and mud creatures.. (I have to confess that I did move the salamander a few feet to pose him under the four leafed clover. The old fashioned way of setting up pictures, before Photoshop) and … Continue reading

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AGM!

Even though I loaded my camera along with my sheep, this is the only picture I ended up taking during the AGM weekend. Loaded up and heading out. My old minivan morphs well into a sheep hauler. I think the … Continue reading

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2 + 2 = 4

2 horns on the left +  2 horns on the right = 4 horns As Captain, Hektor, and Pilsner are happy to demonstrate. Except when 2 + 2 =2 Belton is an evenly fused four horned ram. He looked like … Continue reading

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Pasture Walk..

Okay – not really an actual pasture. It’s a small fenced piece next to the barn lot. It’s hilly and a pain to mow. I’d rather put up fence than drag a lawn mower. I love this little salad bar … Continue reading

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Snippet – and what color is lilac, anyway?

“a small piece of information or news, a small part of something” Snippet – the word of the day and the theme of this post. Because sometimes ….that’s the way it is. What color is lilac? Well, it’s not the … Continue reading

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Just The Facts

Sometimes finding the time or the creative impulse to sit down and write an interesting blog is not only difficult, it’s impossible. So prepare to be presented with just the facts… Since the last blog, we’ve had 9 more lambs … Continue reading

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If Wishes Were Horses…

I’d need alot more land and alot more money for all those horses.. Sometimes wishes are just wishes. I wished the first lambs would hold off until after last week’s sleet, rain, and freezing temperatures. I didn’t get any horses, … Continue reading

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