China was the last ewe to lamb, she looked like she had 3 in her. I have been watching her for 3 weeks, thinking that she would lamb any day. Last night she was pawing the ground, up and down at sunset so I pulled up my bucket and sat with her out in the barn lot. I shut the other babies and ewes out of that lot. The sun went down, the coyotes howled, the birds chirped and the frogs in the nearby pond serenaded me. At about 11, I started to help China to get this giant ram lamb out. Both feet and the large nose were all
It was very hot yesterday...we went from a cool Spring right into Summer. The winds were blowing softly and the air cooled down as the sun set so I just relaxed and gave my thanks to God for all the miracles around me. God blessed us with 55 lambs and no deaths of lambs or ewes during the birthing season, this only happens with the Grace of God.