Shetland Rams & Wethers

 

 

Rams


Bellwether Holm

19 April 2012

Gray yuglet flecket twin ram (brother of Flada, above).  His fleece is a kindly type with high to moderate crimp, but very long, very silky! (AFD = 27.1)  Must carry moorit from his sire.  Wide, wide horns! 

Sire is Windswept Boron; dam is Whispering Pines Myrtle

Genotype: Ag/Aa BB/Bb Ss/Ss DD/DD

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Bellwether Oiseval

25 April 2012

Oiseval is a moorit flecket twin ram. He is almost a caped flecket – like a caped flecket with a white cap.  He has a terrific soft kindly fleece (AFD = 24.9), and really wide horns. 

Sire is Windswept Boron; dam is Twin Springs Hirta

Genotype: Aa/Aa Bb/Bb Ss/Ss DD/DD

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Bellwether Magnus

26 April 2015

A gray blettet sponget single ram. Fleece is very fine, with a good crimp. May carry moorit and the modifier from his sire. Nice wide horns.

Sire is Bellwether Lewis; dam is Bellwether Mousa.

Genotype: Ag/Aa BB/B- Ss/Ss DD/D-


Bellwether Daal

30 April 2015 

Gray blettet sponget ram twin, brother of Sneck (below).  His fleece will be intermediate in length with a good crimp. His fleece will mature to a pewter gray.  May must moorit ans spotting from his sire.  Nice wide horns.

Sire is Bellwether Oiseval; dam is Twin Springs Foula.

Genotype: Ag/Aa BB/Bb Ss/Ss DD/DD

SOLD


Bellwether Sneck

30 April 2015

An emsket blettet twin ram, brother of Daal (above). He has a wonderfully soft very dark gray fleece. Horns are growing well. Must carry moorit and spotting from the sire.

Sire is Bellwether Oiseval; dam is Twin Springs Foula.

Genotype: Aa/Aa BB/Bb Ss/Ss DD/DD


 

Wethers

 

Twin Springs Ninian (not registered)

30 April 2007

Ninian is a gray katmoget, with a very softEnglish-type fleece with nice crimp.  He is the full sib to Foula, who also has a spectacular fleece.  He also shares Foula’s wonderful personality.  Ninian is our farm mascot.

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Bellwether Dùn

6 May 2011

A moorit caped flecket twin wether.  Excited to get this pattern, and in a moorit!  Under his sun-bleached tips, the fleece is a warm brown on the kindly side of intermediate, with a nice crimp.  Sire is Windswept Boron; dam is Twin Springs Hirta (caped flecket).

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Bellwether Stane

21 April 2012

A gray blettet flecket twin wether. His mature fleece is a lovely dark pewter gray, wavy and very soft. 

Genotype: Ag/Aa Bb/Bb Ss/Ss DD/DD

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Bellwether Fludir

28 April 2012

Fludir is a moorit smirslet bielset sokket twin wether.  His fleece is soft, with a light wave, and is a wonderful dark chocolate under the sunbleached tips. 

Genotype: Aa/Aa Bb/Bb Ss/Ss DD/DD

SOLD

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RETIRED RAMS


Twin Springs Forvik


Windswept Boron


Bellwether Lewis

16 April 2012

Lewis is a black sponget ram twin.  He is a striking guy with wide horns, and a masked “Zorro” face.  Fleece has matured to a pewter gray, long and wavy. 

Sire is Twin Springs Forvik; dam is Twin Springs Bernera.

Genotype: Ag/Aa BB/B- Ss/Ss DD/D-

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Bellwether Scambro


Bellwether Noss