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lambing time

One of the nicest things about this time of year in Shetland (apart from lighter nights!) is the sight of Lambs. Lambing starts end of April and goes on throughout May, and all the photos in this post have been taken in the last few weeks. 257 more words

Jamieson And Smith

wooly wednesday

Lambs enjoying the view at Sheepy Hollow.


The babysitters

Sometimes – ewes and does seem to get stuck looking after kids/lambs that aren’t theirs. They don’t seem to mind.

Spring on the Carr

Checking the livestock sometimes provides a wonderful opportunity to get out and enjoy the countryside, especially on a beautiful spring afternoon.  The ponies and sheep were easily found on Prestwick Carr on Sunday, meaning there was more time to enjoy the wildlife that could be spotted.  98 more words



Serendipity’s twins (‘Sunny Jim’ and ‘Lola’)  –  SOLD

‘Sunny Jim’  –  Ram Lamb

Sunny Jim and I share the same color ‘hair’.

Snowdyn’s twin lambs: ‘Noah’ and ‘Dottie Angel’  –  SOLD


Mission Mill Sheep to Shawl - May 7th

We brought animals and products to the annual Mission Mill Sheep to Shawl event in Salem. We had a great time! Visitors enjoyed the animals and bought lots of product. 8 more words

We’re getting ready for the annual Sheep to Shawl event at Mission Mill in Salem Saturday May 7th. This always involves dyeing more yarn (Shetland wool handspun and cashmere) to stock up our vendor booth at the event.