American Rambouillet Sheep Breeders Association
Rambouillet. The largest and strongest of the fine-wool sheep 18.4 and 20.5 Microns. Mature rams weigh about 250-300 lbs. Mature ewes weigh about 200-275 lbs. Lifespan can be upwards of 10-12 years. Valued in America’s western ranges for their hardiness and ability to thrive in sparse native grasslands, Rambouillets bunch up tightly to sleep, which gives them a higher degree of protection from predators than breeds that spread out when resting.
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Photo courtesy of Pete Chipman. So a while ago, I compiled a list of facts about Puffins. They weren't necessarily true or accurate, but they were frequently amusing. They were partly inspired by David O'Doherty who did the same for the Panda. The list of 100 Crazy Puffin Facts has become one of the most…