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#21-Pinto the BlogDog - Dolly's Flock

Howdy Folks!  Pinto the BlogDog here.  Been purty quiet ’round my place, till just now.  So, I thought I’d best write to all y’all.

You’ll remember back at Christmastime when I told’ya ’bout how M’Lady slipped a cog and brought home Dolly the Ewe to live on my farm.   463 more words


Bald is Beautiful

Christmas presents come with pretty wrapping paper and frilly bows indicative of the great lengths we go to in order to decorate and disguise the gifts we’ve purchased for our loved ones. 330 more words

Sheep shearing

It was time to get the ewes down to our friendly farmer Eddie for shearing. Once his 300 odd ewes were finished, my 5 ewes had their turn. 89 more words


Shearing day: before, during and after...

Wednesday, 4th June.

We’ve just had our sheep sheared, by Alan from Bicton College, and many students were lucky enough to watch.

Shearing sheep is a job which takes time to learn and require considerable skill to do properly and well – as ours were. 110 more words