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Sheep are quadrupedal and ruminant mammals. They have poor eyesight but an excellent sense of hearing, they are more sensitive to high frequency noise than people and get scared by loud noises. The condition of sheep's teeth varies considerably according to their diet and the type of country they live on.


Last year I wanted a sheep as pet instead a dog, but my parents thought it was a bad idea. They were photographed at the Barranquilla zoo.

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Daniel-CR 6 years ago

NO tengo la más mínima duda que lo hicieron solas, era solo una broma ;)

Carolina 6 years ago

Gracias Daniel! La verdad ellas se cuadraron solas :)

Daniel-CR 6 years ago

qué foto tan bieeen lograda, felicitaciones por las clases de poses que les diste !!

SarahWhitt 6 years ago

They are also very curious animals! I love this pic!! :)

Carolina 6 years ago

Thank you both! I like sheeps, they are funny.

p.young713 6 years ago

This is a great photo!

TimsTravels 7 years ago

Great photo, the lighting/composition makes it look like a frame from a movie

Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia

Lat: 10.99, Long: -74.77

Spotted on Jun 26, 2010
Submitted on Mar 10, 2011


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