Sheep Week – Day Three, New South Wales border

KARDINIA: Don Mills, Kardinia Dohnes, with one of his rams on display.<p>KARDINIA: Some of the stud's young rams on display.<p>KARDINIA: Some of the stud's …


WA Nats wage war on MacTiernan over sheep

The West Australian Nationals have declared war on state Agriculture Minister Alannah MacTiernan by calling for her resignation over her handling of …

Mark McGowan

A Herd of Sheep Chase a Wanna-Be Sheepdog in Circles Around the Farm in a Hilarious Role Reversal

In 2016, A hyper little wanna-be sheepdog named Nelson, who is part Norfolk terrier, fell a little short in his duties. Rather than corralling the …

Offbeat News

This Dog Really Sucks At Herding Sheep.

Nelson Doesn't Care.


Counting Sheep

Mr. Fish, also known as Dwayne Booth, is a cartoonist who primarily creates for and Mr. Fish's work has also appeared …

Los Angeles

Watch: GS Trophy part two - Chasing sheep and victory


Sheep killed and thrown in River Ash after 'unprovoked cruel attack'

A sheep has been found dead in the River Ash after what police officers are describing as "an unprovoked cruel attack".<p>Officers were called to …


Live Sheep Export Challenged in Australia's Federal Court

Animals Australia has appeared in the first hearing of an unprecedented application in the Federal Court of Australia to challenge the legality of a …

U.S. Federal Courts

Vic pair arrested over calves, sheep theft

A woman and a teenager are being interviewed after police raids in country Victoria over the theft of calves and sheep.


500 sheep die in ‘mass suicide jump’ in eastern Turkey

500 sheep perished in a “mass suicide jump” in the eastern Turkish province of Van, Doğan News Agency has reported.


Eat Loaded Bagel Sandwiches in Harvard Square

Black Sheep Bagel Cafe <i>(56 JFK St., Cambridge)</i>, a bagel shop with an adorable mascot, opened over the weekend, filling Harvard Square with bagel sandwiches, cream cheese, and coffee.<p>Founders Shoshanah Garber and Manny Ramirez spent several months building out the space, painting the exterior, and …


New Zealand is trying to breed less-gassy sheep… to fight climate change

One of the often-overlooked sources of damaging greenhouse gases is livestock emissions. It sounds crazy (and gross) but the digestive processes of …

New Zealand

Pointe-Claire sheep to chow down on the grass of Edgewater Park this month

Edgewater Park in the city of Pointe-Claire may very well resemble a farmer’s field this summer.<p>Monday morning, the city launched a pilot project, …


Competition In France Breaks Records; 2,500 Sheep Shaved In 24 Hours


World Association For Sheep Shearing Hosts Competition To Set A World Record

<b>Follow CBSPHILLY</b> Facebook Twitter<i>PHILADELPHIA (CBS)</i> — Shearing sheep is a serious sport in some places and a competition in France is setting world …

World Records

Palestinian sheep farm burned down by Israeli settlers

Israeli settlers at daybreak Friday set fire to a Palestinian livestock facility in Nablus’s southern town of Burin, in the northern occupied West …


Pointe-Claire hires sheep as white-collar workers

Pointe-Claire has found a natural way to trim the grass at Edgewater Park, located along Lake St-Louis near the Pointe-Claire Village.Beginning …

St. Louis

Cattle, sheep and goats may transmit leptospirosis to humans in Tanzania

Leptospirosis, which affects more than one million people worldwide each year, is known to be transmitted to humans from a wide range of animals. …


Train collides with sheep in Germany, 45 animals killed

Police say a train has collided with a flock of sheep in southwestern Germany, killing some 45 animals.<p>Police in Konstanz, on the Swiss border, said none of the people on board the train — four passengers and the driver — was hurt in the accident at 4:40 a.m. Wednesday.<p>It wasn't clear how the sheep …


This was bad: Train hits flock of sheep in Germany, killing dozens

BERLIN — A train collided with a flock of sheep in southwestern Germany on Wednesday, killing some 45 animals, police said.<p>None of the people on …


New Zealand Is Going To War Against Sheep Farts and Burps

Scientists have bred less gassy animals in a bid to reduce greenhouse emissions.<p>Here is something you might not know: gassy livestock are a massive contributor to greenhouse gas emissions. In fact, in a piece for <i>The</i> <i>Conversation</i><i>,</i> Maria Herrero — Chief Research Scientist, Food Systems and the …


Desert bighorn sheep are crossing Interstate 40 in California

Desert bighorn sheep are able to climb steep, rocky terrain with speed and agility. New research shows that they can cross a four-lane highway.

National Parks

Wildlife officials to release bighorn sheep in southern Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah wildlife officials have approved a plan to let loose about 50 desert bighorn sheep this fall in a southern Utah mountain …

National Parks

Sheep trump beef on Māori-operated farms, figures show

Māori farmed 133,900 beef cattle last year.<p>Sheep are the preferred livestock on Māori-owned farms but stock levels make up just 3 per cent of New …

Business (New Zealand)

State OKs plan to put bighorn sheep in southern Utah mountains despite concerns of woolgrowers

State wildlife officials have approved a controversial proposal to reintroduce desert bighorn sheep into a southern Utah mountain range over the …

National Parks

Open Invite (Blvk Sheep Remix) by Prince Fox - Listen to music


Dogs on the loose savaged 15 sheep and an alpaca in South Auckland

Fifteen sheep and an alpaca were killed by two dogs in the fields between Hill Rd and Polo Prince Drive in The Gardens on Saturday, a resident …


Rare sheep shearing event held at Ty Mawr Country Park

WREXHAM residents were given the chance to witness a rare sheep shearing event at Ty Mawr country park.<p>The shearing is an annual occasion, and …

News (Wales)

Sheep 'Baby' gets comfy in farmer's home

<b>Baby, an orphaned sheep, has got her feet under the table in a farmhouse in Lurgan, County Armagh.</b><p>Gerard Mitchell took her in five months ago, bottle feeding her and giving her free reign of his house.<p>But Baby now seemingly has no idea she is a sheep, and apparently prefers being tucked up on the …

County Armagh

Cheeky badgers leave smelly calling card on hapless sheep

During a night-time sortie with her three mischievous cubs, a badger sow came face-to-face with a sheep blocking their way.<p>To show her youngsters the …

News (Wales)