15 October, 2009

Fibre Breeds: Sheep and Goats

Shetland sheep showing natural colour, one of the qualities the breed is prized for:

Cashmere goats, with Scottish Blackface sheep in the background:

Rambouillet sheep, whose wool is springy to touch:

Tunis sheep


  1. Hi! Your blog came up in a Google Alert for Tunis sheep. I raise them and think they're about the neatest sheep you can work with. Love seeing those red faces :)

  2. thanks! I like Tunis sheep faces too. This Tunis sheep and the rest were in an exhibit at a fibre festival.


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