Category Archives: Meet the Flock

Meet Felicia!

This morning I was presented with a small lamb, already dried off and nursing! Her name is Felicia and her mother is Ellie. Ellie was our bottle-baby from last year. She is very cute. Advertisements

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Meet the Flock: Brianna AND a very wooly Christmas!

I have to show off what I got for Christmas! My loving mother has done it again with a huge, heavy, lovely throw that she hand spun and knit from the fleece of Brianna:   The project used exactly one … Continue reading

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Meet the Flock: Evie and Ellie

Evie and Ellie are this year’s ewe lambs, both born in April 2010.  Evie is out of Brianna and Ellie is out of Aldy.  Saxon is sire to both. Evie (closest to the camera) and Ellie are checking out the … Continue reading

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Meet the Flock: Duncan

(This is the story of Duncan.  This story has some very gross parts because Duncan has had a rough life. If you are squeamish, it might be best to pass.) Duncan is the last of the males in our flock.  … Continue reading

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Meet the Flock: Colin

Colin holds a very special place in my heart.  He and his twin sister Coleen were from Brianna’s first lambing in 2008.  He was born first, followed very quickly by his sister.  Apparently mom didn’t notice that two babies had … Continue reading

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Meet the Flock: Saxon

The star of the flock is our ram Saxon. We purchased him in 2006 as a lamb from Ruppert’s Corriedales. His fleece is beautifully soft, white and crimpy.  At Maryland Sheep and Wool, Fleece Show & Sale 2008 and 2009 … Continue reading

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