On Sunday, Beck went home with our friend Mary. Bence, the ram lamb she got from me two years ago, was getting a bit much to deal with in her flock of two Icelandic ewes. So I suggested she put Bence in the freezer and come pick out a different ram lamb.
Pulling the coats off Beck and his twin,Tecwyn, was a bit of a surprise...
Tecwyn, my favorite, was indeed soft and silky. He has a rather wide crimp pattern, a lot like his sire Arvada had.
But Beck had super crimp coming in-even on his hips. It was just amazing! And I would have never guessed.
So my little Dark Horse has gone to meet some Icelandic girls. And I am happy for him. And happy that Mary will get that lovely fleece from him before she sends him to the freezer.
Now Beck, be a good boy and give Mary some ewe lambs!