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

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by jbourget, Dec 23, 2010.

  1. jbourget

    jbourget Songster

    Apr 4, 2008
    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!


    My big ram. oliver


    One of the 2 horned ewe lambs.


    My ram lamb...fredrick munching some hay


    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
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  2. mississippifarmboy

    mississippifarmboy collects slightly damaged strays

    Love those Jacobs. I miss mine. The ram is very nicely marked too. [​IMG]
  3. kla37

    kla37 Songster

    Apr 18, 2010
    Hillsborough, NC USA
    They really are beautiful, don't think I've ever seen those before. Nice! And, [​IMG]
  4. jbourget

    jbourget Songster

    Apr 4, 2008
    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
  5. pride&joy

    pride&joy Songster

    :welcomeNice looking sheep, certanly eye catching!
  6. Why do they have four horns?
  7. jbourget

    jbourget Songster

    Apr 4, 2008
    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.



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

    jbourget Songster

    Apr 4, 2008
    Will have lambs for sale shortly if anyone is interested.
  9. Gerbil

    Gerbil Oh, Crazy!

    Jun 24, 2010
    Those are gorgeous!!! [​IMG]
  10. pbjmaker

    pbjmaker Crowing

    May 9, 2008
    Central Iowa
    Quote:If only I had a place to put them... They are very cool.

    My list for when we get an acerage are

    jersey cow

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