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MaryJanesNiece
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Krista
Utah
USA
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Posted - Nov 11 2020 :  12:51:55 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Just last week a herd of sheep showed up in the field in front of our home. They have been eating the field down. Yesterday my kids and I got to see them being moved from their field. It was quite exciting and they created a sheep traffic jam on the road lol. We then noticed that they moved the sheep to the field behind us. They didn't move far. I really enjoy watching them. I love the little things about country living! Makes me feel like a kid again. But I know it won't be long until they are moved again.



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YellowRose
True Blue Farmgirl

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Sara
Paris TX
USA
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Posted - Nov 11 2020 :  1:01:59 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
The pictures are beautiful. Reminds me of the vintage English prints I collect of sheep. How fun to have them across the way so your kids can watch them.

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nubidane
True Blue Farmgirl

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Lisa
Georgetown OH
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Posted - Nov 11 2020 :  4:40:58 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Oh Krista!!! What a view! What does Maylee think?
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Dreamer42
True Blue Farmgirl

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April
Central Oregon
USA
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Posted - Nov 11 2020 :  7:11:00 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Beautiful!!!

Dreamer42
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windypines
True Blue Farmgirl

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Michele
Bruce Wisconsin
USA
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Posted - Nov 12 2020 :  02:34:01 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
fun to see, that is alot of sheep out there too.

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Michele
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HollerGirl56
True Blue Farmgirl

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Barbara
Flat Top WV
USA
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Posted - Nov 12 2020 :  10:34:45 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
The sheep are beautiful and I too love to watch sheep. I grew up by a little sheep field and it was such fun to watch them. Especially the lambs in the spring. I hope the sheep get to stay and you will get to see babies.

Old Age Ain't No Place For Sissies!------Bette Davis
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MaryJanesNiece
True Blue Farmgirl

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Krista
Utah
USA
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Posted - Nov 13 2020 :  1:29:44 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Lisa, Maylee enjoys watching them out our sliding glass door. She has been very well behaved and stays in our yard and leaves them alone.

Barbara, that would have been so nice, but they have moved them again. We were outside when they started to round them up, so the kids got to see them up close. It was exciting. Some sheep decided to not follow and tried jumping a ditch and fell in. We got to watch them be pulled out as well. I m not sure where they took the sheep but we can no longer see them.

Krista
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MaryJanesNiece
True Blue Farmgirl

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Krista
Utah
USA
4331 Posts

Posted - Nov 13 2020 :  1:35:15 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote


This is when they were leaving.

Krista
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janamarieje
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Jana
Southern California
USA
996 Posts

Posted - Nov 13 2020 :  7:13:20 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
What a beautiful sight!

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HollerGirl56
True Blue Farmgirl

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Barbara
Flat Top WV
USA
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Posted - Nov 14 2020 :  09:14:51 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
How wonderful to have seen this. I about cry when I see sheep because they just always go along with what they have to do. I am a goat person---ornery I guess. I can still hear our old farmer neighbor yelling WOAH sheep or something and they would come running to eat. Our neighbors in sight of our house also had sheep and we would see baby lambs there. Much sheep in my memories---and I can still hear Grandma fussin that those old sheep were by her building and smelling the place up---LOL>

Old Age Ain't No Place For Sissies!------Bette Davis
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MaryJanesNiece
True Blue Farmgirl

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Krista
Utah
USA
4331 Posts

Posted - Nov 16 2020 :  12:41:05 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Barbara, those are some nice memories! It was fun having them around. Now they are gone, I'm sad we don't have anything outside to look at. Next year we will since we are getting some animals. Bit I do hope the sheep will be back again next fall.

Krista
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