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2nd birth this year!

Hi everyone! My husband and I were gone this weekend, so I was bowled over when we got back this evening and there was a new lamb in our barn yard. This was a
ruddenca
Aug 21, 2017
#5098
 
5097

Re: Information about Pie Bald Lambs [1 Attachment]

Hello Lindy, Beautiful lambs!  If you are on Facebook feel free to share them on this active Soay group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1457909421099370/ I
Ann Horsman
Mar 29, 2017
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Re: Information about Pie Bald Lambs

They are definitely adorable. We have had 2 piebald males in the past but never a female. We were very surprised to see triplets, and that 2/3 were white
Lindy
Mar 29, 2017
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5095

Re: Pie Bald Lambs

That was our second set of triplets over the weekend. We have had 7 deliver, all but one had twins or triplets. This ewe had triplets twice in the past. The
Lindy
Mar 16, 2017
#5095
 
5094

Re: Pie Bald Lambs

Last year we had a white ram with dark brown spots.  His sister has a large amount of white on her head and 4 ankle-high white legs.   Priscilla,  the two
Beth Simicich
Mar 16, 2017
#5094
 
5093

Re: Pie Bald Lambs

In my 60 Soay flock, I have one white faced male and a couple spotted here and there animals. I sold a ewe and ram to a neighbor and he got a total body
chestnutor@...
Mar 16, 2017
#5093
 
5092

Information about Pie Bald Lambs

Good morning Pine Drive Farm, If you’ll follow this link, http://priscilla.saltmarshranch.com/?s=white+spotting, you’ll fine three posts on my blog, The
Priscilla Weaver
Mar 16, 2017
#5092
 
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Re: Pie Bald Lambs

Not rare at all if you have the white spotting gene in your flock. John Price john@... 503-901-4436
John Price
Mar 16, 2017
#5091
 
5090

Pie Bald Lambs

One of our soay delivered triplets this morning. One normal brown one, one female white head and a male white headed. How common are piebald for this breed?
pinedrivefarm@gmail.com
Mar 16, 2017
#5090
 
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Re: CD&T for new mom?

Given that Soay in the wild don't get these shots and are pretty hardy--and your T exposure happened at the birth anyway--I'd wait until she is near weaning
chestnutor@...
Feb 2, 2017
#5089
 
5088

CD&T for new mom?

Hi everyone - We had a surprise birth yesterday, didn't realize this mom had gotten bred so soon last fall! So I didn't get a chance to give her a CD&T shot 4
ruddenca
Feb 2, 2017
#5088
 
5087

Re: Lambing Problems/Out of Season

Normally, Soay are pretty hearty on birthing. I have movies of little lambs doing laps when I feed the moms that look like excited jackrabbit races in a
chestnutor@...
Sep 2, 2016
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5086

The database

Dear new owner again, Just checked and the Open Flockbook Project database is working, so your new flock must not have been entered by the prior owner. Let's
Priscilla Weaver
Sep 2, 2016
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5085

looking up sheep in the Open Flockbook Project

Good morning new owner, If you will send us a direct email, we will help you figure out whether your Soay were entered in the OFP database and, if not, whether
Priscilla Weaver
Sep 2, 2016
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Intro- Hi

 Hi Everyone,      I'm new to soay, new to sheep. We have 1 ram lamb and 5 ewes of varying ages up to 5 years old.  We live a couple of hours east of
greensidefarmery@gmail.com
Sep 2, 2016
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