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Any one know what kind of sheep these are?

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by tobin123, Apr 22, 2009.

  1. tobin123

    tobin123 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    we where told that they are textile and some say ? [​IMG]
     
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  2. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    Your picture is not showing up.
     
  3. tobin123

    tobin123 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    sorry i fixed it
     
  4. ksacres

    ksacres At Your Service

    Nov 16, 2007
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    Dorper cross maybe?
     
  5. ksacres

    ksacres At Your Service

    Nov 16, 2007
    San Antonio TX
    Not Texels, they are all white.
     
  6. Bear Foot Farm

    Bear Foot Farm Overrun With Chickens

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    Looks like a definite Dorper cross to me.
    If they are crossed Dorper/Texel, they should be fast growing and heavily muscled

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  7. whitecra

    whitecra Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't know but they sure are cute.
    Chris
     
  8. rodriguezpoultry

    rodriguezpoultry Langshan Lover

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    Bah-ram-ewe! Bah-ram-ewe!
    To your fleece, your breed your clan be true!
    Sheep be true!
    Bah-ram-ewe!
     

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