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Fun Sheep Facts

Interesting animal info that will help them learn a thing or two along the way.Learning about animal

Check out our range of fun sheep facts for kids. Learn what a group of sheep is called, what they eat, how many there are inthe world and much more. Readon and enjoy a variety of interesting information about sheep.
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There are over 1 billion sheep in the world.
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China has the largest number of sheep in the world.
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Adult female sheep are knownas ewes.
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Adult male sheep are known as rams.
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Castrated adult male sheep areknown as wethers.
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A group of sheep is known as a herd, flock or mob.
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Young sheep are called lambs.
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Sheep have a field of vision of around 300 degrees, allowing them to see behind themselves without having to turn their head.
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Sheep are herbivores that eat vegetation such as grass.
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The digestive system of sheep features four chambers which help break down what they eat.
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Sheep like to stay close to others in a herd which makes them easier to move together to new pastures.
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In 1996, a sheep named Dolly was the first mammal to be cloned from a somatic cell.
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Domesticated sheep are raisedfor a number of agricultural products including fleece and meat.


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