SOAY SHEEP SCOTLAND
Macro, one of Alice's twin boys has got a permanent contract near Hexham.
Macro, best luck with your ladies
Baaahh baaahh, Macro - miss you loads
Mum, Alice is OK, she's still got your twin brother
"Small Pet Boarding"
Falkirk and environs......
is a new project set up by one of our own clients
(BUT NOT FOR SHEEP!)
They specialise in holiday care and boarding:-
Birds, amphibians, reptiles, rodents, insects and "other exotic pets"
Rachael and her husband have given great homes to several of our rare breed Soay Sheep, and have given them all the care, thought and attention that we could ever hope for
Contact Rachael's "small pet boarding" for Falkirk area:-
Eddie - our prettiest ever "MOSSOAY" bred lamb
Excellently homed and cared for by Rachael n Andrew, Falkirk
"sometimes a bit of a trim is necessary!"
"Eddie, we miss you", but will visit you again, soon
One of Tuppence's twin girls!
Friday 04 May 2018
TUPPENCE! STAR MUM, 2018
(although she DID attempt a couple of lamb thefts!)
born Friday 04 May 2018
both now rehomed to a family in Gairloch on 22 July
along with their half sister, daughter of Skye
"Lamb-kins, we MISS YOU"
but we know you will be socialised and loved....
"Thankyou, family in Gairloch"
SKYE - proud mum
twins born Friday 04 May 2018
combined birth weights nearly 6 KGs...
a top up of calcium for mum,
and a wee drink of "Life Aid" - "Lucozade for sheep"
Tess's boy - born 29 April 2018
stabled for first night...
away out now to enjoy the scottish sunshine
Peter - helps clean up Alice's twin boys
A boy - weighed in at 3.46 KGs
on Friday 20 April, 2018
Aisha's lamb - itsa boy!
Born Sunday 15 April, 2018
"GIRL FRIDAY" First arrival,
Born 13 APRIL 2018
MUM AND CHILD DOING WELL
SUNDAY, 28 OCTOBER 2018
SMALLHOLDER AND GROWER FESTIVAL
FRANC's first dates!
"man at work"
Now relocated to Ladybank - as a Companion............
"Miss you, Franc!"
PROUD WINNER OF SPECIAL ROSETTE
FOR "BEST OF BREED" SOAY
LANARK SHOW, SEPTEMBER 2017
(adeptly shown by our friend, Yvonne)
One for our hairdresser friends!
Daisy's had her haircut!
Pipistrelle visitor -
caught in a glass - AND
rehomed, safely to its friends!
Ezy Jet Celebrity visits our flock!
"TOTO" - the K9 CleanCoats Dog
(beware of AND REPORT cheap imitations)
these coats are unique, stylish, made to measure bodysuits
"to keep dogs OR SICK OR POORLY LAMBS / SHEEP" warm and dry in wet / snowy weather
MADE by our special friends - look them up on
WELL DONE, DAISY....
Easter Monday, 2017
GUINEVERE - Rest at peace, darling
very sadly lost in 2017.....
by our friend in the USA
(Butali's Book is also available in Kindle for electronic readers)
at MOSSOAY rare breed FLOCK!
First Lamb born in 2017
to Aisha - a daughter
Friday has been rehomed in Fife
"Friday we miss you SOay"
EASTER WAS EARLY AT EYNHALLOW, 2017!
A Filly foal named "Dutch Princess"
Born 3 April 2017
FROM PROF RUBINI IN FERRARA, ITALY
Couldn't manage a lamb in here...
We are calling her "FERRARA ROCHER"
Thanks, Michele and Simone!
DATE FOR YOUR DIARY, TO BE CONFIRMED, SEPT, 2018
Scottish Smallholders and Growers Festival
is once more scheduled
where those interested, including those thinking of keeping rare breeds, can view the livestock judging; raise questions with exhibitors; and view the arts and crafts and produce
the Festival organisers may be contacted on
follow this LINK!
FOR ALL OCCASIONS
(other choco offerings as well)
TEAM MOSSOAY OUT IN FORCE!
CLASS "BEST HORNS"
LANARK SSGF SHOW, 24 SEPTEMBER, 2016
Left - Right: PETE, YVONNE, JO AND EMMA
WE'RE THE ONES WITH THE HARNESSED SHEEP...
THANKS TO ALL OUR HELPERS AND SUPPORTERS!
(PIC COURTESY OF RACHAEL)
see our separate tab for
"SHEEP OF THE MONTH"
Then ... Washin' his wee face!
Carlo, a few days old; and his grown self at 6 months - WHAT A SUCCESS!!!!!!
CARLO, the miracle lamb - saved by expert vet ("Carol"), starred in local newspapers, and was sold to a new home on Mull....... happy endings............. bahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh
A new species of sheep - a "Hot Sheep"......... a "work in progress" - inspired by Jo's friend, Lyn!
To Aisha, a lamb is born! A girl. Eisha! April, 2016
Well done, Alice - first time mum -
young ladies Eamy and Ellie
Now re-homed / sold
Daisy's twins. Born in a snowstorm. Rescued by Pete!
Eddie Blizzard and Edna Snowflake Both now sold
Eddie - born at 6am, in the snow. He is now a FINE TUP!
May Day present, 2016,
from Guinevere - a twin girl
see her and twin sister - below
Guinevere's twin girls, born May Day 2016
Eve - sold to home in Lancashire
Eva - sold to a home in Oban
Eddie - checking out his new mum!
........ and new Dad and co-carers!
Eddie - at 8 weeks old - now moved to new home
We miss him!
I am DAISY
Am back on the breeding diet!
need to get in shape for the Autumn
Roo-ed since this pic was taken
Daisy and Husband
with daughter Edna Snowflake
and "friend Tuppence"!
Edna Snowflake, Eisha and Eva
Delighted in our new home in Oban