Shetland Sheep: Rich in History, Rich in Textiles
Shetland Sheep: Rich in History, Rich in Textiles! Our farm mission is to enjoy and promote the wonderful diversity of the Shetland breed by fully utilizing to the best of our ability all they have to offer historically. We believe the best preservation and management of this breed includes it's full spectrum of history. We encourage old and new shepherds alike to join in the fun by engaging in fiber arts, especially spinning and knitting, as this breed is so intimately linked with those aspects of the arts.
Thursday, July 12, 2012
The Farm: Breeding Ram For Sale
Wheely Wooly Starlight
This outstanding ram (who will be registered with North American Shetland Sheepbreeders Association) is all white with black points. His fleece is outstandingly Shetland, perfectly suitable for handspinning for clothing. To top off his lovely fleece, he has a beautiful tail, nice bone, bright expresssion, outstanding horns, correct size and a sweet personality. His sire has never missed a ewe and throws very fine fleeces with wonderful small flock-friendly personalities.
Our farm is disease-free, and we do not partake in any shared transport, or sharing of transport vehicles and trailers. We also do not swap sheep, or borrow rams, all of which transport disease no matter how much testing is 'negative'. You can rest assured that your purchase will be of clean health and will be an asset in your own flock!
For further information, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.