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Author Topic: Removing Sheep scurs, horn buds on polled sheep?  (Read 7996 times)

Daisys Mum

  • Joined May 2009
  • Scottish Borders
Re: Removing Sheep scurs, horn buds on polled sheep?
« Reply #15 on: June 25, 2017, 09:36:40 am »
I was interested is showing my sheep - zwartbles - but got put off when I was told by an experienced exhibitor to start stuffing them full of food before the large early shows entries closed and to keep them eating as much as possible for the whole show season.

Oh dear! Not just horses then, why on earth do judges think fat animals are better.
Voss Electric Fence


  • Joined Aug 2011
  • Nottinghamshire
Re: Removing Sheep scurs, horn buds on polled sheep?
« Reply #16 on: June 25, 2017, 08:15:50 pm »
Original post was 2014 ....

So.....? Do sheep not get scurs in 2017?? Still relevant


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