You've found the “U.S. Ouessant Sheep Breeders” page here at Hobby Farm Wisdom! If this is the first time you have visited our site: Welcome!
You are currently viewing the largest directory of small farm animal breeders on the entire internet! We have over 1,000 different breeds of small animal livestock, game fowl, and exotic pets listed here.
Use the search bar above to navigate through the site and view the breeder listings of all sorts of different animals. On each page you'll find the complete contact information for each breeder including; website links, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses. Hopefully this will help you find exactly the right breeder as you search for the newest addition to your homestead!
Originally from Ouessant, France, the Ouessant’s are one of the smallest breeds of domestic sheep. They are the result of selective breeding of European short-tailed stock. Mature Ouessant rams stand only 19 inches tall at the shoulder, with ewes only 18 inches tall. Their small size is due in part to the meager grazing available on their native island.
Ouessant sheep are most often black and brown with white seen only rarely. Despite their small size, rams of this breed have horns that can be impressively large. Ouessant sheep produce a thick fleece that historically was the primary material used for clothing on the island. Small farmers enjoy raising this breed of sheep because it is easy to hand, and require less space than other breeds.
Ouessant Sheep For Sale In The USA
- Also, check out the breeders of some other farm animals: Satin Rabbit, Tamworth Pig, or Magpie Duck
- Are you a farm animal breeder who isn’t listed? Add your information here.
Our Mission: Our mission here at hobbyfarmwisdom.com is to provide the most comprehensive information, directories, and articles about Hobby Farms and their animals. Much like you, we are passionate about the American small farm and want to help anyone who is interested in learning about, or starting their own Hobby Farm.
Please check us out on Facebook, Pinterest, Google+, and Twitter. Or, if you have a specific question, shoot us an e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Have a great day!
We also highly recommend reading checking out our latest news and informative tips at our blog. Find useful information on everything related to your Hobby Farm or Homestead!!!