We have a section of new lawn that got rather weedy, full of clovers and mustard, in front of our deck. So, Sunday Russ put up some temporary fencing and our Shetland sheep are putting it to good use. This is a good illustration of how many colors Shetlands come in. We have 7 of the 11 colors in our flock. Most of he 4 that we don't have are rare.
Jeanne Dukerschein loves animals and also has enjoyed lifelong interests in fiber arts, nature, and writing. In 2006, she learned to spin her own yarns and purchased her first Shetland ewe. Her poetry and fiber art, as well as her 20-year career as a freshwater biologist, carry common themes of nature, ecology, and