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White House Sheep, a History
Offbeat  (tags: sheep, 1918, Woodrow Wilson, white house lawn )

- 24 days ago -
President Woodrow Wilson wanted sheep. It was 1918, and "while riding in one of the White House automobiles through the country with Dr. Grayson [a personal friend] the president remarked that he would like to see some sheep at the White House, and that M
Sheep Forgets How To Sheep, Frolics With Dogs Instead
Offbeat  (tags: cute, sheep, dogs, orphaned )

- 26 days ago -
"She thinks the oldest dog ... is her mother," one of her humans, Jemma Mackenzie, explained in the description accompanying a YouTube video of the sheep. "Sleeping in the same basket and following her everywhere from a very young age!"
Sheep Herded to Create Australian Flag - Very Interesting Video!
Offbeat  (tags: food, sheep, food, farmer, australian flag )

- 34 days ago -
An Australian farmer uses the lure of food to herd sheep into the shape of the national flag. Roselle Chen reports.
VIDEOS - Shaun the Hiding Sheep Is Caught--Loses 23 Kg of Wool in First Shearing
Offbeat  (tags: sheep, wool, shearing, tasmania, Australia, animals, interesting, off-beat, photos )

- 188 days ago -
The sheep apparently had been hiding for years on a farm on the island state of Tasmania and had never been shorn. The Australian Broadcasting Corp. reported Thursday that Shaun lost 23.5 kilograms of wool at his first haircut.
Lazy Sheep Cause Traffic Jam in Topsfield
Offbeat  (tags: traffic jam, sheep, topsfield, coyotesanimals, goodnews, humans, protection, safety, society )

- 240 days ago -
It was a roadblock of a different kind in Topsfield! A herd of sheep parked right in the middle of the street after getting scared by coyotes.
Two Near Death Experiences and One Little Miracle: The Story of Bridget Bardot (the Sheep)
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, sheep )

- 259 days ago -
Named after the famous, beautiful French bombshell, Bridget Bardot the sheep wears her name with elegance and grace that would make her namesake proud. Bridget the ewe was rescued by Edgar's Mission after suffering two near death experiences.
Graveyard Sheep Eating Mourners' Mementos
Offbeat  (tags: sheep, graveyard, eating, grass, mem entos, mourners, bizarre )

- 480 days ago -
A scheme to save money at a rural churchyard by using a flock of grazing sheep to maintain the grass backfires as relatives of those buried there complain the animals are eating their flowers and mementos.
Shhh! Don't Tell Lamo the Sheep He's Not a Dog
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, dogs, sheep )

- 675 days ago -
Lamo got hit by a car. During rehab, he hung out with dogs. Now he thinks he is one.
Meet Lamo, the Sheep That Thinks He's a Dog...
Offbeat  (tags: sheep, raised, dogs, pets, behavior, funny )

- 678 days ago -
A sheep rescued after it was hit by a car and brought up with three puppies now believes it is a dog.
Remembering Lumpy
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, sheep )

- 742 days ago -
A somber Catskill Animal Sanctuary crew said goodbye to Lumpy last week. Farm manager Kathy Keefe found him down in his stall, unable to move when she arrived last Tuesday morning. Lumpy had struggled with illness for some time and was an old boy;
Saying Goodbye Is So Hard
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, rescued, Gentle Barn, dogs, sheep )

- 900 days ago -
Our organization is 13 years old, which means that the original animals we rescued in the beginning are now very old and making their transitions. This last week we said good-bye to our very first sheep, Josh and our very first dog, Kaylee.
Live Transport Suspended From Ramsgate Port
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, sheep, suffering )

- 902 days ago -
We welcomed the news last night that live transport from Ramsgate port has been suspended with immediate effect by Thanet council following a day of horror at the port yesterday when 45 animals died.
We Call for End to Live Export as 45 Animals Die
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, live export, suffering, death, sheep )

- 903 days ago -
We are calling for an immediate suspension of the live transport of animals from Ramsgate Port following a fiasco yesterday in which 45 animals died.
A Special Sheep Finds His Flock - NOW, HELP US NAME HIM! VIDEO!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, sheep, rescued, protection, environment )

- 948 days ago -
On July 11th, Pasado's Safe Haven rescued an abandoned sheep who had been severely neglected. He had not been sheared in 4 years!

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