Herdwick sheep were probably introduced by Norse settlers during the Viking invasions (10th-11th c.). The husbandry of the sheep has been a large factor in shaping the culture & terrain of the Lake District. Beatrix Potter was involved with breeding Herdwicks & bequeathed 15 farms to the National Trust. Per her instructions all continue to graze Herdwick flocks.

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Wooly Be My Valentine Free Printable - print out these adorable sheep cards and let kids add pom pom's on top for the "sheep's wool." Such a cute, non-candy Valentine idea!

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The one on the bottom just looks so *earnest*... Needle Felted Rooster | Needle Felted Reindeer by SarafinaFiberArt on Etsy

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Felt picture. Amazing landscape, original breath of nature.Characteristic of this artwork is extraordinary warmth and texture. The picture

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cute = baby elephant garland --> Somebody have got to make this for me, when the time comes ;)

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A fluffy snowy Herdwick sheep near Great Gable. Thanks to Steven Pipe for the fab photo.

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These are so adorable, especially the walrus!! "Cute collection of my Woolnimals from my Etsy shop - www.woolnimals.etsy.com"

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