On what would have been the weekend of the annual Blacknose Beauties Show & Sale the Valais Blacknose Sheep Society took their event online for the first time in its history. Keen to continue showcasing the breed and bring VBSSUK members together, the Society announced the online event with the aim to offer an experience [...]
We have four lots of semen pellets up for auction on the Online Sale with Harrison and Hetherington, kindly donated by the Highland, Westmorland and Whitehall Flocks with 100% of each sale as well as 25% of the raffle sales, going to R.A.B.I. All four rams with semen available have at the least won their [...]
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*Scrapie & Genotyping* With increased discussion and confusion surrounding scrapie genotyping within the Valais Blacknose Sheep breed we would like to draw your attention to a few main points. What is Scrapie? Scrapie is an infectious wasting disease affecting the nervous system of adult sheep and is very difficult to control. It has been a [...]
Due to the cancellation of Blacknose Beauties this year, we will be holding an online sale at Harrison & Hetherington. The online sale will run from Tuesday, 18th August - Friday, 21st August. We will also be holding an online Young Handlers Class as well as the return of the popular Fancy Dress Class (further [...]
Ram lamb available in NorthamptonshireGreat pedigree, vaccinated and registered.contact details Lisa catlin email@example.com
New Forest Valais Blacknose have a few breeding age purebred registered Valais Blacknose ewes available for sale, all of whom have been running with the rarest Type 1 genotype Tup since March, so should be due lambs in August/September. Due to current circumstances it's proving difficult to get the ewes scanned, so we will provide 2x doses of [...]
Whiterigg Goliath available for pastures new. Grassroots registered. Well marked Tup, 8 months old. Sire: Highland Eldorado Dam: Highland Bani PM for details, serious enquiries only.
Boyne Valley Valais Blacknose have some ram lambs available in the Republic of Ireland. For more information, email Elledavisny@aol.com