Dorset Down

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Dorset Down

English short wool, meat sheep, polled, with brown face and legs.
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Regular readers will know that I keep Dorset Downs, and believe me, they are heavy - and my problem is that I have to take on all comers.
The necessity to give our customers choice and variety has already prompted us to go multi-breed with the cattle and pigs, so despite our liking for the Dorset Down, it was decided that we needed another breed of sheep as well.
My small flock of Dorset Downs started lambing on December 28, which is a bit unfortunate as they were supposed to start at the beginning of the month.