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Scottish Blackface sheep

Ovis aries

Description:

The Blackface epitomises the mountain sheep. They have long coarse wool that shields them from moisture and biting winds. Blackfaces are horned in both sexes, and as their name suggests, they usually have a black face (but sometimes with white markings), and black legs. Wikipedia

Notes:

The Scottish Blackface is the most common breed of domestic sheep in the United Kingdom. This tough and adaptable breed is often found in the more exposed locations, such as the Scottish Highlands or roaming on the moors of Dartmoor. Wikipedia

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4 Comments

Jenavieve Jones
Jenavieve Jones 6 years ago

Wow great set up what did you take this picture with?

Ingrid3
Ingrid3 6 years ago

very pretty scene!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

Great Scot scene. :)

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Scotland, United Kingdom

Spotted on Aug 1, 2015
Submitted on Oct 1, 2015

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