Soay SheepNames:Sooty and Sweep
Origin: The island of Soay, off the Western Isles of Scotland
1. These are intelligent, nimble animals with excellent mothering habits.
2. Soay sheep have quirky behavioural traits and are lots of fun to watch.
3. Rams have two horns which are extremely strong.
4. They have naturally short tails and have a self shedding fleece.
5. Soay Sheep can live for 10 to 12 years and weigh from 50-75 lbs.
These animals much prefer to eat weeds rather than grass!