2 yr old Dorper as a pet?

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2 yr old Dorper as a pet?

 

Hi, I am on 20 acres and have a 12 mnth cow, 12 mnth steer and 2 goats as pets and have been asked if i would like to have a 2 yr old dorper as my friend no longer wants her. Apparently she was with a ram and had a lamb but the ram killed the baby so the friend got rid of the ram and now has decided to get rid of this sheep as well (not sure how long ago all this happened).

 

Im happy to take this sheep but im a little bit concerned how it will go by itself and if it will bond with my cow and steer & goats (the 4 of them are great mates) or will it get lonely being the only sheep in the paddock?

 

Also is there any problems I can come up against with sheep. Never owning them before I dont really know alot about them or how their temperaments are etc or if they are problems with fences etc. Any type of advice would be great.

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2 yr old Dorper as a pet? (Answer: barb)
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2 yr old Dorper as a pet? (Answer: admin)
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2 yr old Dorper as a pet? (Answer: barb)

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