MONTANA SUFFOLK SHEEP BREEDERS ASSOCIATION

1981 - 2014   33 YEARS OF PROMOTING SUFFOLK SHEEP IN MONTANA

VIDEO EDUCATION

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Sheep Showing Instructional Videos

What is the most important thing to do with a show lamb?

Should you trim a lambs feet?

How can you gain a lamb's trust so that they walk with you?

How can you help prevent lamb fungus?

How long should you walk your lamb each day?

Professional Sheep Fitting

What is the best way to hold a lamb?

What kind of clippers should you use when clipping your lamb?

How should you teach a lamb to carry its head when walking?

Selecting the Proper Comb

What to do when you first stop your lamb?

How should you stand your lamb when putting them on a stand to clip?

What are some showmanship pointers?

Should you wash the lamb before clipping?

How can I train my animal for the show arena?

How far prior to a show should you clip your lamb?

Familiarize the lamb to the arena


In what order should you clip your lamb?

How to lead your lamb in the show ring

Setting up a Shear Master


How can you make a lamb appear longer while walking?

Sheep Selection

How can you keep your lamb from arching their back while in the show arena?

Why do Suffolks show better in the show arena?

What will set you apart from others while showing?

Does putting the feed bucket higher than the head help?


Goats Sheep Surfing