The Weekly Bleat: Hamish

I decided to re-share this post as I just finished evening farm chores, including feeding the sheep their much anticipated grain. And, of course, Hamish was front and center baahing loudly for good measure. 🙂

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Hamish is one of our two sheep that was a bottle-fed lamb.  He has tons of personality and a little bit of attitude as well.  Whenever we are outside, he always baaahs at us to say hello.  And, when it’s time for grain, well, I do believe he would walk up to the house and ask for it if he could.

Lately, we’ve been putting the sheep inside the barn at night as a precaution as we had two red foxes in the paddock last week.  At dusk, we get a scoop of grain, the sheeps’ favorite, and lead them into the barn.  Last evening, Farmguy was a little later than usual getting home from work, and it was already dark.  I was inside the house starting dinner when I heard a “BAAAH” ring out loud and true.  I listened, again, and another “BAAAH” resounded from the sheep paddock.  I…

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  1. Thanks for your post and for following along on my new site! It’ll be under construction for a bit longer so I apologize in advance if you get lots of random posts. Promise I’ll be running smoothly soon. Oh … and I can’t wait to meet you in a few weeks!

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