Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Ram lamb update

Well Mr Ram Lamb appears to be nursing on his own and without having to have momma tied up. She isn't gushing over him yet (aka being motherly) but she is allowing him to nurse , actually ever time I went to the barn today he was nursing! So let's hope that this remedies itself and she continues to produce milk for him!

1 comment:

Becky Utecht said...

Those BFL ewes sometimes take a while to get motherly, but when they do, they are very attentive to their lambs. Have you tried using a dog to stimulate her protective instincts?

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