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Sheep of the day - The SOAY

Duration: 02:10

The Soay is a primitive rare breed isolated on the island of Soay off the west coast of Scotland - where they have been left to fend for themselves. Adam Henson has some on his own farm in the Cotswolds - where they still behave very differently to more modern breeds of sheep.

Available since: Tue 2 Mar 2010


Kate Humble
Adam Henson
Sarah Gibbs

This clip is from

Lambing Live Series 1, Episode 1

1/6 Kate Humble and Adam Henson report on the lambing season from a sheep farm in Wales.

First broadcast: 07 Mar 2010

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