Sheep breed of the week

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by davelumb » Sat Jun 08 2019 09:42

He's a Lonk. The only Lancastrian breed of sheep, originating from the moors of Haslingden and Rossendale.. :grin:

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by Happy Hayes » Sat Jun 08 2019 10:50

And very nice too
I wouldn’t want to get nutted by him ,
That’s for sure.
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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by davelumb » Wed Jun 12 2019 08:47

Huggs wrote:
You spose right! :laughs:

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by Cyprio » Wed Jun 12 2019 09:22

Proud parent pose for you Dave from Keswick last week :hug:
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Guess their on a shelf in Morrisons this week :laughs:
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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by davelumb » Wed Jun 12 2019 09:34

Cyprio wrote:
Proud parent pose for you Dave from Keswick last week :hug:
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Guess their on a shelf in Morrisons this week :laughs:
Lovely. :thumbs:


And tasty. :grin:

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by davelumb » Wed Jun 12 2019 09:39

They're immigrant sheep though, not the native Herdwicks. :wink:

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by Cyprio » Wed Jun 12 2019 10:42

Your right they looked a bit half-caste certainly outnumbered The natives :laughs: :laughs:
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Sure their not reintroduced :stir: :wink:

I guess there vegan lamb pies for the latest fad followers :roll:
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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by davelumb » Wed Jun 12 2019 11:24

Cyprio wrote:
Your right they looked a bit half-caste certainly outnumbered The natives :laughs: :laughs:
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Sure their not reintroduced :stir: :wink:

I guess there vegan lamb pies for the latest fad followers :roll:
Those are genuine Cumbrian sheep. :thumbs:

Mmm, vegan lamb. :laughs:

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by davelumb » Sat Jun 22 2019 20:05

This week's breed is the Masham - a cross between a Teeswater and a Swaledale or Dalesbred.

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