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Sheep - Wikipedia

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The sheep (Ovis aries) is a quadrupedal, ruminant mammal typically kept as livestock. Like all .... A hybrid of a ewe and a buck (a male goat) is called a sheep -goat hybrid (only a single such anima...

Sheep 101: Sheep terms

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Sep 21, 2015 ... A castrated male sheep is called a wether. Wethers are less aggressive than rams. George is a wether. Yearling A yearling is an animal ...

What is a Male Sheep Called? - Raising Sheep

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Nov 17, 2014 ... A young male sheep is called a ram lamb - usually until the ram has reached ... A wether is a ram which has been castrated (typically these are ...

Animal Terms - The Livestock Conservancy

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Horse mule is the proper term for a male mule over 3 years of age. Jack is a male ass. ... is a baby goat of either sex. Wether is a castrated male goat (or sheep).

What is a young sheep called? | Reference.com

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Full Answer. An adult female sheep is known as a ewe and an adult male sheep is known as a ram. A castrated male sheep is known as a wether. There are as ...

What is another name for a male sheep? | Reference.com

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In the United Kingdom, a male sheep is called a... ... Castrated bucks are referred to as wethers. Sheep between ... What is a male antelope called? A: A male ...

What are the differences between sheep, lamb, goat, ram and ...

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SHEEP and GOATS are two different species. Often sheep have wool whereas goats have hair, ... Ram - an intact male sheep (equivalent of a bull in cattle or a stallion in horses). ... Mutton - the meat of a sheep, sometimes the meat that comes from young animals is called lamb to distinguish it from the more flavorful and ...

Gender Names Flashcards

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May 29, 2012 ... rooster= intact male chicken; also called a cock ... capon= young castrated male chicken or domestic fowl ... wether= castrated male sheep

What is the name of male sheep? - Quora

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While many people group male sheep and female sheep together under the umbrella term ... location on the globe can dictate what a male sheep is called. A young ... is a ram which has been castrated (typically these are market or club lambs ...

General sheep knowledge - Daneke Club Lambs

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Jan 7, 2008 ... What do you call a male or female sheep between 1 and 2 years of age? ... What is a male sheep that has been castrated at an early age called ...

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Livestock Show Terminology | San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo

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swine - refers to animals in the pig family; barrow - a young, castrated male ... a female sheep; lamb - a sheep less than one year in age; ram - a male sheep ...

Livestock Terminology | State Fair of Texas

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Feb 7, 2014 ... Flock – a grouping of a species of livestock (sheep, poultry) Herd – a group of ... Also called brood. ... Wether – a castrated male sheep. Popular ...

THE BASICS: • RAM : male sheep • WETHER : castrated male ...

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SHEEP. THE BASICS: • RAM : male sheep. • WETHER : castrated male. • EWE : female ... Once sheared it is washed to remove the oil, called lanolin (which is ...