Q&As Sheep


Q&As Sheep


Are sheep carnivores?

No, sheep are herbivores

What is the normal body temperature of sheep?

The normal rectal temperature for sheep is 100.9–103.8 °F (38.3–39.9 °C).

At what age can a sheep mate?

At an age of 7-9 months old, but there are striking exceptions to these limits (14 months).

My sheep is not a dairy breed. How much milk can she produce?

Normally 100-200 lbs. (45-90 kg) during the milking period that will last 4-6 months.

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