Lamb sweaters

Most of my lambs are born in winter and they can freeze to death, so I knit them tiny sweaters out of fleece. After the lamb is cleaned, the sweater absorbs the moisture. I remove the damp sweater and apply a warm, dry one. The sweaters have to be cleaned before using them on another […]

June 30th, 2015|Farming|0 Comments

Lamb parasites

When a lamb is born, the mother sheds a tremendous amount of intestinal parasites. The worms will often overwhelm the lamb and kill it. Therefore, most sheep owners arrange it so the lambs are born in winter. The parasites die in the cold.

June 30th, 2015|Farming|0 Comments