Raising Shetland Sheep is a guide to getting started with this easy care, small breed of sheep, suitable for a small farm. Breed profile, what you need, feeding, lambing, general health maintenance, protection from predators, and making money. Fleeces come in a wide range of natural colors and are popular among hand spinners. Meat is delicate; milking is possible.
raise wool animals -I raise wool animals for yarn. The beginning of any wool yarn starts with fiber harvested from a wool producing animal. This is why we got into the world of keeping fiber goats and sheep. Beginning with Pygora Goats, we started to raise wool animals. I don’t spin on a spinning wheel and frankly, I have no desire right now to learn how to do that. Read more on the blog