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#Sheep

# sheep - Friday 21 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge This sheep has the absolute perfect comedic timing Baaaaad Joke

This sheep has the absolute perfect comedic timing

And he’s not just going for sheep laughs.

# sheep - Monday 17 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Student had sex with sheep because he was 'stressed' Ewe Have To Be Joking

Student had sex with sheep because he was 'stressed'

What a completely reasonable reaction.

# sheep - Friday 7 November, 2014

Sheep farmer wins appeal against State over foot and mouth compensation

Brendan Rafferty lost almost 700 sheep in 2001.

# sheep - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Oops! This guy's attempt to rescue a sheep ends in one epic fail Sheepish

Oops! This guy's attempt to rescue a sheep ends in one epic fail

Well, at least he tried…

# sheep - Thursday 18 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Drunk guy tries to ride a sheep and gets what he deserves Baa Ram Ewe

# sheep - Friday 29 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge The world's woolliest sheep has finally had a haircut The Snip

The world's woolliest sheep has finally had a haircut

What a baaaaadass.

# sheep - Saturday 9 August, 2014

Tired of the traditional mart? A new website allows livestock to be auctioned online

Livestock-live.com has already sold as much as €500,000 worth of livestock since it was launched in the United Kingdom.

# sheep - Friday 25 July, 2014

Sheep rescued from rising waters is reunited with its owner

The Wicklow lifeboat rescue crew had an unusual rescue mission this week.

# sheep - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Lorde meets a sheep in the most hypnotic, terrifying Vine you'll see today

# sheep - Saturday 12 July, 2014

Australian minister questions PETA tactics over video of sheep being beaten

The video shows shearers beating and throwing the animals, stamping on their necks and stitching wounds apparently without anaesthetic.

# sheep - Friday 4 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Sony is enlisting five sheep in Yorkshire to film the Tour de France Sheep

Camera-wearing sheep to film Tour de France

Sony are deploying a number of Action Cams in Northern Yorkshire.

# sheep - Monday 9 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge 11 animals that need to stop what they're doing right now Paw And Order

# sheep - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Goats and sheep became individual species more than 4 million years ago

Researches mapping the genome of sheep believe their findings could have a massive impact on rural farming.

# sheep - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Sheep and cattle farmers say they are struggling and want newly-elected MEPs to help

The ICSA says that money from Europe is being sent to already profitable dairy farms.

# sheep - Thursday 22 May, 2014

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Morning. Less than 24 hours left to go before polls open… Excited? Never mind, here’s the roundup…

Tens of thousands flock to Gorey for the 'Olympics of Sheep Shearing'

Who will claim the Golden Shears?

# sheep - Monday 28 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Cute little lamb tries to surf on sheep's back, fails miserably Cowabunga

Cute little lamb tries to surf on sheep's back, fails miserably

Totally NOT TUBULAR, dude.

# sheep - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Everything you ever wanted to know about sheep-shearing... A city-dweller's guide

There are special shoes, for instance… Hands up who knew there were special shoes?

# sheep - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Don't worry, Michael D's not lost... The State visit party was SUPPOSED to end up on a farm

‘Her Majesty said it was around here somewhere…’

# sheep - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Two ministers, some sheep, and a city centre photo-op. What could go wrong?

“They’re a little frisky…”. The press release had offered the prospect of some Cabinet-level sheep-shearing. But would the ministers oblige?

# sheep - Thursday 3 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge An adorable sheep-goat hybrid has been born in Kildare Geep

An adorable sheep-goat hybrid has been born in Kildare

The ‘geep’ was born two weeks ago to farmer Paddy Murphy of Ballymore Eustace.

# sheep - Sunday 30 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge This dog and bouncy sheep have the friendship you wish you had Sheepdog

# sheep - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

# sheep - Friday 7 February, 2014

Keep your dogs under control or sheep farmers may shoot them

The ICSA says that as lambing season begins, dog owners should be careful to keep pets off farmland.

# sheep - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Counting sheep: did you know the sheep census was a thing?

One sheep, two sheep, three sheep…

# sheep - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

# sheep - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Column: Raising animals for food contributes to climate change

On World Vegetarian Day, Frank Armstrong asks why we refuse to see the relationship between farm animals and climate change.

# sheep - Monday 2 September, 2013

‘Big cat’ suspected in spate of sheep killings

Sheep in local farms were discovered dead, having been killed violently, with others found bloodied and injured.

# sheep - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Calves are being "stolen to order" in border counties

An increase in livestock thefts has been reported in Cavan and Monaghan recently.

# sheep - Friday 16 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge WATCH: Mob of sheep stage angry protest Ram Against The Machine This post contains videos

WATCH: Mob of sheep stage angry protest

They’re absolutely sick of ewe!

# sheep - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Thatched cottages, donkeys and windswept colleens... It must be Vogue's 2013 take on Ireland

Legendary US photographer Annie Leibovitz clearly re-watched The Quiet Man a few times before staging her shoot. The results can be seen in the September issue of the fashion bible.

# sheep - Saturday 25 May, 2013

Millstreet shapes up for sheep shearing championships

The weekend will see intense competition between shearers from around Ireland and countries such as Wales and Scotland.

# sheep - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

CSO farming figures show sheep numbers up 7pc, potatoes down 13.1pc

The survey results, for the 12-month period from June 2011 to June 2012, showed an overall increase of 6pc in cereals.

# sheep - Friday 19 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge 4 Irish animals having an extremely busy day City Livin' This post contains videos

4 Irish animals having an extremely busy day

Things aren’t going their way.

# sheep - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Spring Lamb in Snow Pic of the Day

At least he has a woolly jumper.

# sheep - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Farmers' association urges caution as busy farms signal rise in accidents

Last year, 21 people died in farm related incidents, mainly injured by equipment and livestock.

# sheep - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Sheep turns the tables on an unsuspecting fox Work Can Wait This post contains videos

VIDEO: Sheep turns the tables on an unsuspecting fox

One comeuppance coming up…

# sheep - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Sheep farmers call for microchipping of dogs following ‘distressing attacks’

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association says there have been a number of attacks on sheep in recent weeks.

# sheep - Friday 4 January, 2013

United Arab Emirates market opens to Irish sheep meat

Last summer the UAE and the Irish government also reached agreements on beef and poultry meat exports from Ireland.