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SHEEP SALES AND FARM TOURS IN THE ENGLISH LAKE DISTRICT | UK & EUROPE
North Country Cheviot Sheep
North Country Cheviot Sheep are a hardy and versatile native breed which thrives in all parts of the UK including the Lake District. They are known for their consistency and reliability, and have been bred by Mayson at Dowthwaite Head farm for some years.
The breed has a very long pedigree, going back over 200 years. They are big, long, rugged sheep which are particularly suited to grassy hills and uplands, including the Lakes. They have white faces which are covered with fine hair. The rams are sometimes horned.
Dowthwaite Head Farm breeds and sells a wide variety of sheep including North Country Cheviot Sheep Sheep. Please contact us if you are interested in buying Cheviot Sheep or any other breeds of sheep, as we can acquire any rare breed of sheep.