Sheep

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Scientific Name: Ovis aries Origin: Europe and Asia Life Span: 10-12 Years Average Height: 90cm

5 FACTS:

  1. The fleece of just one sheep can be spun to produce a strand the length of approximately 200KM
  2. Sheep have an excellent good long term memory, they can remember as many as fifty faces for up to two years!
  3. There are approximately 1 billion sheep worldwide and about 900 different breeds
  4. Sheep have best friends
  5. The ancient Egyptians believed that sheep were sacred. They even had them mummified when they died

You will find our sheep located outside in The Paddocks