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The amazing Leicester longwool - an old and rare sheep breed (you can see a small herd in Colonial Williamsburg).

Wensleydale ewes in full fleece. Wensleydale sheep are a large, rare, long wooled breed of sheep originating in North Yorkshire, England. They are quite beautiful and generally very friendly. Their fiber produces lovely yarn perfect for many projec

Spiral Horned Goat - from the FreakingNews photoshop contest. It is entitled Mutation, and was done by lucianomorelli.

Markhor (wild goat) at the Chitral National Park in Pakistan

amazing horns : The horns of the male ibex can be over feet meter) long. Both male and female ibex have horns. The male has horns that are longer and heavily ridged, curving upward, backward and then downward.

GROSS! Spider web in an Impala's horns and face! Did it walk through it? Or did the spider make its web there??

Talk about adaptation! This impala from the Kruger National Park in South Africa is now a mobile home for a spider with the spider's web spun between the impala's two horns. Image by Frank Soloman.


The Iberian Ibex or wild goat (Capra pyrenaica) is one of the species of goats from the genus Capra that exist in Europe.

Dall Sheep – The Dall sheep (originally Dalls sheep), Ovis dalli, is a species of sheep native to northwestern North America, [Yukon, BC Alaska] ranging from white to slate brown in color and having curved yellowish brown horns. Its closest relative is the more southern subspecies, Stone sheep

Front View of a Full-curl Dall Sheep (Ovis dalli dalli), technically called a thinhorn sheep, not a bighorn (Ovis canadensis).