Sheep: Small-scale Sheep Keeping for Pleasure and Profit

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BowTie Press, 2005 - Nature - 160 pages
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Sheep offers both neophyte and seasoned sheep keepers a wealth of information for healthy, thriving flocks. Readers get advice straight from the farm - together with detailed charts, a comprehensive glossary, tips from hobby shepherds, and fun sheep trivia. Whether they are being kept as pets or a business venture, sheep are winning additions to any small-scale farm.

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User Review  - TamamShud - LibraryThing

A very informative book which covers all aspects of sheep care. I would recommend it to prospective sheep owners and even long time sheep owners. Always handy to have around the barn! Read full review

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User Review  - Serin - Goodreads

Lots of information, though the large section about potential medical problems can be a little overwhelming. Very useful book. Read full review

Contents

Introduction Why Sheep?
9
Chapter Two Buyingthe Right Sheep for You
25
Chapter Three Housing Feeding and Guarding Your New Flock
37
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About the author (2005)

Sue Weaver has written hundreds of magazine articles and many books about livestock, horses, and chickens, including "The Backyard Cow, The Backyard Goat, The Backyard Sheep, Storey" and "The Donkey Companion". Weaver and her husband share their ridgetop farmette in the southern Ozarks with an array of animal friends.

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