This weekend has been busy separating lambs Saturday to be weaned
in hopes of getting to our target weight so they can be sent to the sale.
Holding back a few that began to cough after having extreme fluctuating
temperatures and today.
Going out to the barn to find a ewe with bottle jaw. Immediately upon finding
this (she was fine yesterday!) I began treatment and examination of her and
all the rest of the flock.
I always expect the parasite's to raise their ugly heads come July and into August.
This year it seems a little early though.
She is eating and doing well though and I am very optimistic that she will
For those who have sheep or are new to sheep I have attached a link for more information
to learn about parasites