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Sheep and Swatches

February 12, 2015 - 12:30 pm

A couple weeks ago we visited our friend Alice Mattson at Reflection Farm and took several hundred pics of her beautiful lambs and their mamas, as well as the dogs who keep them safe. The full set is here, and highlights below:

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Only a couple hours old.

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Took him out into the sun for a better pic.

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The colorful flock racing for the barn.

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It’s a lamb rainbow!

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Thor with one of his charges behind him

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Alice teaching Rainy some manners

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Rainy, the new guardian dog. She’s Thor’s little sister.

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Thor being inspected by a youngster with CVM markings.

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Who then raced straight back to momma!

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Aaaah, comfort. 

And I’ve been watching for a new pattern. What do you think this wants to be when it grows up?

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Find me at Madrona this weekend and I’ll tell you all about it. 🙂

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Comments

Lynne S of Oz

February 12, 2015 12:30 pm

Oooh, CVM/Romeldale! One of my faves to spin. So many colours, so much bounce 🙂

Jennifer Leigh

February 12, 2015 12:30 pm

Alice has amazing CVM/Romeldale! Beautiful fleeces.

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