Smallholders Insurance from Greenlands

Author Topic: first lambing experience  (Read 1077 times)

Bramham Wiltshire Horns

  • Joined Oct 2014
  • leeds
  • Bramham flock Wiltshire Horns
first lambing experience
« on: March 09, 2017, 01:27:19 pm »
lambed our second ewe yesterday but it was the first one that we was on hand for
found it a good experience
she just needed a little hand stretching the front legs out and once that happened the lamb came out out (first timer)
i might mention i have coloured ryelands and now 2 ram lambs
fingers crossed for some ewes

it was more special that my duaghter was there too
follow on FB@BramhamWiltshireHorns

bazzais

  • Joined Jan 2010
    • Allt Y Coed Farm and Campsite
Re: first lambing experience
« Reply #1 on: March 09, 2017, 02:03:01 pm »
Its a great experience isnt it :) new life :)

Bramham Wiltshire Horns

  • Joined Oct 2014
  • leeds
  • Bramham flock Wiltshire Horns
Re: first lambing experience
« Reply #2 on: March 09, 2017, 02:38:47 pm »
i thought seeing Poultry hatch out was great but seeing lambing is at a whole new level
follow on FB@BramhamWiltshireHorns

twizzel

  • Joined Apr 2012
Re: first lambing experience
« Reply #3 on: March 09, 2017, 08:05:43 pm »
We are halfway through our first lambing season and it's been a baptism of fire  :o only had 9 ewes to lamb, just had 3 sets of twins in 24 hours. 1 other set of twins born last weekend became a single due to a deformed lamb and the first set of twins we had we very nearly lost mum. We have 4 ram lambs and 5 ewe lambs so far :)

 

My first experience of lambing

Started by dyedinthewool (11.34)

Replies: 5
Views: 2994
Last post April 24, 2011, 02:03:47 pm
by bazzais
Vet Lambing Experience Available

Started by Me (11.34)

Replies: 2
Views: 1486
Last post February 21, 2014, 10:05:52 pm
by Me
Help with lambing experience

Started by The sheep whisperer (11.34)

Replies: 0
Views: 212
Last post February 19, 2021, 04:56:19 pm
by The sheep whisperer
J.A.R.M Farm Lambing Day Experience

Started by JarmFarm (11.22)

Replies: 0
Views: 2224
Last post December 08, 2010, 01:58:12 pm
by JarmFarm
Lambing experience/course required Hants/Berks

Started by princesslayer (10.97)

Replies: 6
Views: 3106
Last post January 17, 2015, 05:59:33 pm
by Ladygrey

Forum sponsors

FibreHut Energy Helpline Thomson & Morgan Time for Paws Scottish Smallholder & Grower Festival Ark Farm Livestock Movement Service

© The Accidental Smallholder Ltd 2003-2021. All rights reserved.

Design by Furness Internet

Site developed by Champion IS