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Information about Blackbelly Sheep

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Links to Helpful Resources for Shepherds

You have discovered the best, biggest, most reliable source of information about blackbelly sheep available on the Internet. By the time you've read even half of what's on this site, you will know more about Barbados Blackbelly and American Blackbelly sheep than 99.9% of the sheep industry knows.

  • The list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) is always being updated with information gleaned from the Blackbelly listserv, other sheep email groups, books, and sheep magazines.
  • Critterhaven has authored several excellent articles about raising blackbelly sheep and made presentations at sheep symposiums and workshops across the U.S.
  • Critterhaven offers you several time-saving forms to help you in your sheep-raising effort.
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  • This list of scientific articles will help those of you wanting more specific information about research being conducted using blackbelly sheep.