Seen on the Solway marshes at Burgh-by-Sands,Cumbria,NW England
This may,or may not,be a Suffolk Ewe.
It is one of a series of shots with sheep that I am collecting for a calendar for insomniacs.(To be titled,“Counting Sheep”)
Sony Alpha 350 DSLR Tamron 70-300 zoom,single RAW tonemapped in Photomatix
Addendum: having checked Cumbrian Breeds here I believe this is a Suffolk
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Even Toed Ungulates May 2012


sheep, cumbria, suffolk sheep

Living in the English Lake District,Cumbria,NW England with a love of photographing locations in Cumbria and Scotland, especially landscapes.

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  • reindeer
    reindeerover 2 years ago

    i see your sheep have red writing on their backs too! i like the calendar idea haha!! =)

  • That is number 33…lol. It must be working,I’m up to six sheep and I am so tired,I’m off to bed

    – VoluntaryRanger

  • WalnutHill
    WalnutHillover 2 years ago

    awwwww!!!! And what attractive ear-rings!! She’s a sweetie!!! ;-D Looking forward to that calendar!!!
    >blows kisses<


  • Thanks Jan

    – VoluntaryRanger

  • artwhiz47
    artwhiz47over 2 years ago

    Are you shear?

  • Ouch

    – VoluntaryRanger

  • artwhiz47
    artwhiz47over 2 years ago

    Are you sure?

  • Is that your final word?

    – VoluntaryRanger

  • photogaryphy
    photogaryphyover 2 years ago

    A sheepish sheep if I ever saw one! Will make a great calendar for someone.

  • If they can stay

    – VoluntaryRanger

  • artwhiz47
    artwhiz47over 2 years ago


  • Satellite delay

    – VoluntaryRanger

  • Kay Kempton Raade
    Kay Kempton Raadeover 2 years ago

  • Thanks ever so Kay,sorry for the late reply,I’ve been on my hols.Jamie

    – VoluntaryRanger

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