Growing Lambs

They just arrived, it seems, yet they are already transitioning to independent woolly ones.  One or two tails have already dropped and their frames are filling out from that good momma milk.  Here are a few shots of the 10 in the “big kids” mixing pen.

Mommas restocking the groceries. Trying to keep up with growing dependents is rough.

The lambs are more independent now – no longer snuggling exclusively with Mom. Here are 9 of the 10 in a pile.  CeeCee is surprise, surprise, snacking with Mom.

Out on pasture with the ewes. Their distinctive calls keep them connected with their dams when they are exploring.

They’ve discovered the creep feed and are eating solid food. Their rumens are far from fully developed, but they are on their way.

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