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shetland x southdown !!
« on: April 27, 2011, 09:06:09 pm »
Hi all

I just thought i would show you the result of a shetland x southdown, we have a couple of shetlands and thought we wold put our smaller ram to them, they are just pets really, but what a cute outcome !!
Suffolk x romneys and Texel X with Romney Tup, Shetlands and Southdown Tup
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Re: shetland x southdown !!
« Reply #1 on: April 27, 2011, 10:28:42 pm »
They certainly are cute.  Thanks for posting the pics.
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Re: shetland x southdown !!
« Reply #2 on: April 28, 2011, 09:20:49 am »
Ayeskint used a Ryeland tup on Shetland ewes and got some nice lambs. The gimmers will be lambing this year but don't know how they have done.


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