Texel sheep, a meat breed that is the most popular breed raised in the United Kingdom, although it is not common in the U.S. yet.
This pen contained all the pregnant ewes. Lambing will begin in May. I hope to get a call when that happens! I may not be much help, but I am eager to learn - and to take photos of newborn lambs.
Bureaus of Land Management's Wild Horse and Burro Program with the idea that they would be guard donkeys for the sheep.
All of Don and Betsy's animals are calm and friendly, which indicates to me how well-loved and cared for they are.
We are so lucky to have friendly, farming neighbors within walking distance! And happily, the walk home seemed much shorter with the wind at our backs.