Isfaxa Icelandic Sheep
Maintenance -- Worming, Flock Management, Heat Stress, Drenches, Supplements,
Shearing, Trimming feet, Condition Scoring.
Medical -- Sick Sheep, Thin Sheep, Small Cuts, Cast, Bloat, Cruels Boils
Seasonal -- Management Calendar, Seasonal Check Lists
Herbs -- Poisonous Plants, Helpful Herbs
Lambing/Breeding -- Lambing preparation and solutions to common problems
"Raising Sheep the Modern Way" by Paula Simmons. It's out of print, but you can find a
used copy for about $5 or less on www.amazon.com.
"The Complete Herbal Handbook for Farm and Stable," by Juliette de Bairacli Levy
"Natural Sheep Care" by Pat Coleby
Two books to have on hand during lambing (and any other time of year):
"Detecting and Diagnosing Lamb Problems" by Laura Lawson.
"Managing Your Ewe" by Laura Lawson
These and many more books can be found on amazon.com by clicking on the link below.
Suggested web sites:
Lavender Fleece www.lavenderfleece.com/health.html
Icelandic Sheep Breeders of North America
Please remember that I am NOT A VET. The following suggestions
are given out of my own experience and the experiences of other
people who raise Icelandic sheep. Consult your vet during an