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Sebatopol Geese are fluffily beautiful

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We have a lovoely gaggle of noisy Sebatsopol Geese, who share a pen with our rare breed ducks including an O Shamu who thinks she's a duck, some Orpington ducks and some very rare Shetland ducks. rare-breed-poultry-2

Gray Face Dartmoor sheep

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Our Greyface Dartmoor sheep are a joy to have on the farm, but their thick coats means that you have to tend to them when their coasts are at its thickest to keep their rear ends clean! Not our favourite job. The other big happening this week - was the first of the lambs and their mums plus last year's shearlings put out to pasture - thank goodness for the improving dry weather.