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Sheep Gathering...

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Sheep Gathering...

Meg Rodger

Sheep gathering - launching the boat

At this time of year, we head out to the islands in the Sound of Harris to gather in the ewes and bring them back for tupping. It is always an early morning start and usually a long day with lots of exercise!! 

The sheep gathering team

Here's 2/3's of the Sunhill sheep gathering team heading out ...

Homeward bound ewes

The first batch of ewes head home from the islands to the croft to meet the boys!!