Cross bred ewe caught and shorn

REAL ROGUE: Not used to haircuts, this ewe was finally captured after spending up to three years with cattle on a hill paddock.

A CROSS bred ewe on the property of Sam and Rachel Parsons was finally caught after evading shearing for about three years.

The four year old managed to avoid capture by sharing a hill paddock with cattle and keeping out of sight.

Once caught, a special shearing had to be arranged for the sheep, with shearer John O’Halloran doing the honours and collecting 20kg of wool.

To continue reading this story, click here to access our digital edition

Classifieds

In Person

98 High St
Mansfield, 3724

 

Office Hours

9:00am to
5pm Mon-Fri

By Phone

5775 2115

When to book

Courier Classifieds

Noon Monday

North East Jobs

3pm Friday

Vehicles & Boats

Four weeks advertising with picture from only $20