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Rainy Day Sheep

Nancy K“Alice” is a nine-year-old Shetland ewe who had triplets (for the fourth time!) this year. One of her ewe lambs, “Dutchess” climbs on Alice’s back for attention.

Shetland with triplets

It has rained every day for the past week and Alice’s babies are getting restless ...

restless Shetland babies

If you look closely, you’ll also see that Alice is quite water-logged!

lambs playing

She’s such a good Mom!

mother Alice

Pray for sunshine!

praying for sunshine

There is a barn that they could go into but would you want to be shut in with these three?

Shetland lambs