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Graveyard Sheep Eating Mourners' Mementos
Offbeat  (tags: sheep, graveyard, eating, grass, mem entos, mourners, bizarre )

Giana
- 658 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
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 )

CherAway
- 853 days ago - dogster.com
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 )

Giana
- 856 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
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 )

CherAway
- 920 days ago - all-creatures.org
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 )

CherAway
- 1078 days ago - all-creatures.org
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 )

CherAway
- 1079 days ago - rspca.org.uk
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 )

CherAway
- 1080 days ago - rspca.org.uk
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 )

CherAway
- 1126 days ago - pasadosafehaven.org
On July 11th, Pasado's Safe Haven rescued an abandoned sheep who had been severely neglected. He had not been sheared in 4 years!
Stranded Sheep Rescued Thanks to Two-Day RSPCA Rescue! VIDEO!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, sheep, rescued )

CherAway
- 1269 days ago - rspca.org.uk
An RSPCA rope rescue team has spent two days rescuing a number of sheep stranded on inaccessible ledges and beaches near Newgale in Pembrokeshire, West Wales.
Sheep Herding Swedish Bunny Becomes Hit VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: bunny, sheep, herding, Swedish, funny, video, cute, animals, bizarre, unusual, humor, interesting )

Lindsey
- 1303 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
WARNING! The music in this video is really loud and annoying so I would turn down your volume before you watch this video. But the bunny is pretty cute and worth watching. He really herds the sheep!
Sheep in Australia
Offbeat  (tags: sheep, abused, mistreated, delightful companions, pets, history, australia, slaughtered )

Simone
- 1403 days ago - all-creatures.org
In any given year, 99-120 million sheep are kept for their meat and wool in Australia alone, and 10-15 million will face the slaughterer's knife. Also killed will be around 12 million babies known as "prime lamb."
Buttercup: A Sheep Saved
Offbeat  (tags: sheep, caught in fence, rescued )

Simone
- 1464 days ago - all-creatures.org
Driving back from the opening along a country road near Kerang, Patty and Skye saw what they thought was a dead sheep caught in a fence. They investigated and saw she was still alive.
Mongolians Offer Support, And A Sheep, For Quake-Hit Japan
Offbeat  (tags: Mongolia, support, nomad, sheep, ofer, help, Japan, Tohoku Kanto Earthquake, donation, hardships )

Naoko
- 1592 days ago - asahi.com
On the grassland that stretches to the horizon in Mongolia's Tov province, a nomad named Ganbaatar tends to his goat and sheep, but his mind is on the suffering of the faraway people in northeastern Japan.
That Should Stop the Ram Raiders: Farmer Dyes His Flock Orange to Deter Sheep Rustlers
Offbeat  (tags: english farmer, thieves, ewes stolen, sheep, painted orange )

Simone
- 1600 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Farmer John Heard decided desperate measures were needed to stop the sheep rustling that was decimating his flocks. And his solution to the problem has created an eye-catching sensation on his farm after he turned his sheep orange.
Miss Australia Gets Chocolate Sheep for Dumping Sheep Skin
Offbeat  (tags: miss universe, pageant, australia, beauty queen, sheep )

Merissa
- 1827 days ago - mnn.com
SYDNEY - Australian beauty queen Jesinta Campbell, who came third in the Miss Universe pageant on Monday, has been sent a box of vegan chocolate sheep after deciding not to wear lamb's wool clothing at the event.
 

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