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Wild sheep rescued in Victoria has 35kg of fleece shorn off – ABC News

A wild and ailing sheep found in Victoria, named Baarack by rescuers, yields a fleece weighing more than 35 kilograms — nearly half the weight of an adult kangaroo….

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A wild and ailing sheep found in Victoria, and named Baarack by rescuers, has yielded a fleece weighing more than 35 kilograms nearly half the weight of an adult kangaroo.
Key points:

  • Baarack was found near Lancefield, underweight and struggling to see
  • The sheep appears to have been owned at some point, but its ear tag has been torn out
  • Baarack is now recovering at an animal sanctuary

The sheep was found by a member of the public who contacted the Edgar’s Mission Farm Sanctuary near Lancefield, about…

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