Wendover High Street Sheep Drive January 2016

  |  Published: Jan 19th 2016

Every year, the pregnant sheep have to be moved from their pasture to inside accomodation to inside for mid-winter lambing. Farmer Mogford finds it is kinder for the sheep to use their legs than be carried all the way in a truck.

 

To see a video of the January 2016 sheep drive click here

To see the article about the February 2016 sheep drive click here 

To see a video of the 2013 drive click here

entering Dobbins Lane
entering Dobbins Lane
full swing in Dobbins Lane
full swing in Dobbins Lane
eat or move?
eat or move?
keep going
keep going
everyone is on the lookout to prevent mishaps
everyone is on the lookout to prevent mishaps
No, that's not a pasture - it's a very well tended lawn
No, that's not a pasture - it's a very well tended lawn
the sheepdog, always alert
the sheepdog, always alert
down the High Street
down the High Street
past the Red Lion
past the Red Lion
rearguard
rearguard
onto the final straight
onto the final straight
past Wendover's Clock Tower
past Wendover's Clock Tower
the last roundabout negotiated
the last roundabout negotiated
are we there yet? YES
are we there yet? YES
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