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Black Welsh Mountain Sheep
Black Welsh Mountain Sheep (Defaid Mynydd Duon in Welsh) are small and hardy with no wool on the face or legs. They thrive at Dowthwaite Head Farm where the Lake District hills are very similar to the terrain and conditions they were bred for in the mountains of Wales.
Black Welsh Mountain are an easy to manage small breed with a natural resistance to disease. They will graze well on rough grazing but are also happy on the lowlands or a smallholding. They are prolific and undemanding, hardy and self-
Dowthwaite Head Farm breeds and sells a wide variety of sheep including Black Welsh Mountain Sheep. Please contact us if you are interested in buying Black Welsh Mountain Sheep or any other breeds of sheep, as we can acquire any rare breed of sheep.