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Jacob sheep with 2-6 horns!!!! Check out my flock!!!

post #1 of 38
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I started raising jacob sheep this year, heres some of my animals, but you can see them all at my website..... www.fiercehornfarm.com They are really rare and exspensive, but i enjoy them alot!


http://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/uploads/8420_rammm.jpg

My big ram. oliver

http://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/uploads/8420_kiley.jpg

One of the 2 horned ewe lambs.

http://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/uploads/8420_fredrick.jpg

My ram lamb...fredrick munching some hay

http://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/uploads/8420_sidney.jpg

Sidney is my favorite, and she is very friendly. she broke her two side horns as a lamb but they are growing back well.

Let me know what you think of these exotics

***Breeder of Exotic 4 Horn Jacob Sheep, Highland Cattle, Excellent quality Call Ducks in White, Grey, Snowy, Magpie, Butterscotch, Blue Fawn, Blue Bibbed, Black Bibbed, Self Blue, Chocolate and Pastel. ***SQ Tufted Roman geese, Silkies, Bantam Cochins, BBS Ameraucanas, BLRW, Silver wood ducks, White mandarins, Fantail pigeons, Flemish Giants, and Peafowl in White, Silver Pied and Blue Pied!...

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***Breeder of Exotic 4 Horn Jacob Sheep, Highland Cattle, Excellent quality Call Ducks in White, Grey, Snowy, Magpie, Butterscotch, Blue Fawn, Blue Bibbed, Black Bibbed, Self Blue, Chocolate and Pastel. ***SQ Tufted Roman geese, Silkies, Bantam Cochins, BBS Ameraucanas, BLRW, Silver wood ducks, White mandarins, Fantail pigeons, Flemish Giants, and Peafowl in White, Silver Pied and Blue Pied!...

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post #2 of 38

Love those Jacobs. I miss mine. The ram is very nicely marked too. thumbsup

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I have never let my schooling interfere with my education. - Mark Twain

Whippoorwill Creek Farm, Glen, Mississippi

Hatching eggs, chicks and started birds available in season

 

 

My Barn and Coop Page

About Me

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post #3 of 38

They really are beautiful, don't think I've ever seen those before.  Nice!  And, welcome-byc

Happily owned by 7 fluffy butt girls: 1 BO, 3 BA, and 3 Cochins.  Also have 11 hermit crabs, 2 giant african millipedes, a ball python, and a wonderful irish wheaten terrier!  2 awesome boys who love them all!

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Happily owned by 7 fluffy butt girls: 1 BO, 3 BA, and 3 Cochins.  Also have 11 hermit crabs, 2 giant african millipedes, a ball python, and a wonderful irish wheaten terrier!  2 awesome boys who love them all!

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post #4 of 38
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yes he is....I got a very good deal on him up in vermont he was just in a stall alone, so i gave him a flock of ewes and a nice pasture to graze with them

***Breeder of Exotic 4 Horn Jacob Sheep, Highland Cattle, Excellent quality Call Ducks in White, Grey, Snowy, Magpie, Butterscotch, Blue Fawn, Blue Bibbed, Black Bibbed, Self Blue, Chocolate and Pastel. ***SQ Tufted Roman geese, Silkies, Bantam Cochins, BBS Ameraucanas, BLRW, Silver wood ducks, White mandarins, Fantail pigeons, Flemish Giants, and Peafowl in White, Silver Pied and Blue Pied!...

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***Breeder of Exotic 4 Horn Jacob Sheep, Highland Cattle, Excellent quality Call Ducks in White, Grey, Snowy, Magpie, Butterscotch, Blue Fawn, Blue Bibbed, Black Bibbed, Self Blue, Chocolate and Pastel. ***SQ Tufted Roman geese, Silkies, Bantam Cochins, BBS Ameraucanas, BLRW, Silver wood ducks, White mandarins, Fantail pigeons, Flemish Giants, and Peafowl in White, Silver Pied and Blue Pied!...

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post #5 of 38

:welcomeNice looking sheep, certanly eye catching!

At present count, 5 dogs (two Anatolians, one South African Boerboel a dane mix (old man) and scrappy rescue mix). 40 or so goats (pygmies and Nigerians) I have chickens like confetti all over the yard but breeds of interest are Giants, Ameraucanas, Araucanas, Shamos, Assil & most Games.
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At present count, 5 dogs (two Anatolians, one South African Boerboel a dane mix (old man) and scrappy rescue mix). 40 or so goats (pygmies and Nigerians) I have chickens like confetti all over the yard but breeds of interest are Giants, Ameraucanas, Araucanas, Shamos, Assil & most Games.
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post #6 of 38

Why do they have four horns?

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post #7 of 38
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thats how the breed is....i have one with 5 horns, a ewe here is her. They are the oldest breed of sheep, go back to the bible and jacob herding them.

http://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/uploads/8420_5_horn_heather.jpg

http://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/uploads/8420_bigger_pic_ewe_lamb.jpg

pics are her as a young lamb. they get much bigger with age.

***Breeder of Exotic 4 Horn Jacob Sheep, Highland Cattle, Excellent quality Call Ducks in White, Grey, Snowy, Magpie, Butterscotch, Blue Fawn, Blue Bibbed, Black Bibbed, Self Blue, Chocolate and Pastel. ***SQ Tufted Roman geese, Silkies, Bantam Cochins, BBS Ameraucanas, BLRW, Silver wood ducks, White mandarins, Fantail pigeons, Flemish Giants, and Peafowl in White, Silver Pied and Blue Pied!...

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***Breeder of Exotic 4 Horn Jacob Sheep, Highland Cattle, Excellent quality Call Ducks in White, Grey, Snowy, Magpie, Butterscotch, Blue Fawn, Blue Bibbed, Black Bibbed, Self Blue, Chocolate and Pastel. ***SQ Tufted Roman geese, Silkies, Bantam Cochins, BBS Ameraucanas, BLRW, Silver wood ducks, White mandarins, Fantail pigeons, Flemish Giants, and Peafowl in White, Silver Pied and Blue Pied!...

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post #8 of 38
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Will have lambs for sale shortly if anyone is interested.

***Breeder of Exotic 4 Horn Jacob Sheep, Highland Cattle, Excellent quality Call Ducks in White, Grey, Snowy, Magpie, Butterscotch, Blue Fawn, Blue Bibbed, Black Bibbed, Self Blue, Chocolate and Pastel. ***SQ Tufted Roman geese, Silkies, Bantam Cochins, BBS Ameraucanas, BLRW, Silver wood ducks, White mandarins, Fantail pigeons, Flemish Giants, and Peafowl in White, Silver Pied and Blue Pied!...

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***Breeder of Exotic 4 Horn Jacob Sheep, Highland Cattle, Excellent quality Call Ducks in White, Grey, Snowy, Magpie, Butterscotch, Blue Fawn, Blue Bibbed, Black Bibbed, Self Blue, Chocolate and Pastel. ***SQ Tufted Roman geese, Silkies, Bantam Cochins, BBS Ameraucanas, BLRW, Silver wood ducks, White mandarins, Fantail pigeons, Flemish Giants, and Peafowl in White, Silver Pied and Blue Pied!...

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post #9 of 38

Those are gorgeous!!! ep

"The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it,

But that it is too low and we reach it" ~ Michelangelo

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`Twas brillig, and the slithy toves
  Did gyre and gimble in the wabe:
All mimsy were the borogoves,
  And the mome raths outgrabe.

          ~ Lewis Carroll

     
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"The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it,

But that it is too low and we reach it" ~ Michelangelo

------

`Twas brillig, and the slithy toves
  Did gyre and gimble in the wabe:
All mimsy were the borogoves,
  And the mome raths outgrabe.

          ~ Lewis Carroll

     
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post #10 of 38
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Originally Posted by jbourget 

Will have lambs for sale shortly if anyone is interested.


If only I had a place to put them... They are very cool.

My list for when we get an acerage are

Sheep
goats
jersey cow
horses

 

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"If a child can't learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach the way they learn."
   --  Ignacio Estrada

 

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