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# Sheep

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Gardaí investigating after dozens of sheep killed on farm in Co Offaly
Irish Coast Guard rescues lamb that got stuck on Lambay Island cliff
Farmers 'losing patience' over sheep deaths from dog attacks
Agriculture minister relaunches 'Bonzo the dog' ad from 1984 to warn against sheep worrying
Training with a sheep has jackal specialist CJ Stander in fine fettle
Freckles - the 'luckiest sheep in north Dublin' - uses a custom wheelchair to get around the farm
Thousands of sheep feared dead after ship capsizes off Romanian coast
Investigation launched into suspected theft of over 100 sheep from Meath farm
Bleak Irish wool sales raise concerns industry is 'declining into oblivion'
This sheep farmer is leading the push to set up Ireland's first hemp co-op
'Angry' farmers fear new sheep inspections will put pregnant ewes at risk
'They don't respect the rules': A flock of Romanian sheep are nibbling away at US security
Sheep can recognise Barack Obama and Emma Watson's faces from photographs
'This was quite a brutal act': Sheep ears cut off in violent Co Down attack
National Party co-founder loses bid for injunction against farmers association
Irish farmers warned about Bluetongue virus after outbreaks in France
The average Irish dairy farmer earned €52,000 last year but their colleagues aren't happy
Scientists work out how you can tell if a sheep's sad - just look at their faces
Firefighters used phone app with sheep noises to save lamb stuck in drain
Dog walkers asked to stop using Wicklow Mountains after sheep killed
Why Ireland's farmers want the Irish embassy in Iran to reopen
A sheep was sheared live on the Late Late last night and nobody is quite sure why
Over 120 Irish lambs have reportedly died of suffocation on a flight to Singapore
Suggestion pine martens will attack young children 'alarmist and irresponsible'
Almost 40 sheep killed in dog attack on west Kerry farm
30 years on: The impact of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster
VIDEO: Donegal man beats world record for shearing sheep in fastest time
These singing sheep may have stolen the show at the Super Bowl
Almost 90 complaints made about Late Late Show 'Lamb Carousel'
There's a lamb and a puppy in Kilkenny and they're best friends
There are 550 sheep in this mind-bending picture of a snowy field
Man arrested after dozens of cow and sheep stolen
Before and after: The wooliest sheep in the world has just been sheared
16 lambs with 'poisonous meat' stolen from Tyrone farm
Gardaí are looking for your help in finding 75 stolen cattle and 25 sheep
The DSPCA has taken custody of the sheep found in a block of Dublin flats
Lambs die after their ears are cut off in violent attack
WATCH: Sheepdogs could be joining the dole queue if herding drones take off
A Carlow farmer is using a drone to herd his sheep
Dublin Zoo has some new additions (not the pigeon, obviously)