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Domestic Sheep (Ovis aries)

Observed: 29th March 2013 By: hbrook1hbrook1’s reputation in Mammalshbrook1’s reputation in Mammalshbrook1’s reputation in Mammals
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Seen in pasture land in the Lake District near Windermere

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Sheep

It looks like a Texel cross, but not sure.

However, it is an amazing breed, giving birth to lambs with orange coats, could this be a local adaptation to the cold, wet weather in the Lakes, even in the so called summer?

Graham Banwell

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