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I schedule shearing throughout the year. To make an appointment, please be sure to fill out the request form. The more information you can provide me, the better I'll be able to plan for your flock. Thanks!
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About My Shearing Practice

2020 Shearing

2020 Shearing
I am currently scheduling summer and fall shearing and hoof/toenail trimming dates. Check here for updates on the schedule.
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Why Choose Me?

Why Choose Me?
First and foremost: I love animals. I will treat your animals with care, gentleness, and expert handling.
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Happy Helpers

Happy Helpers
I believe that shearing is a group effort. We want animals to be well handled, minimally stressed, and in and out of the shearing process as quickly and safely as possible.
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Animal Blog

Too fat, too thin, or just right?

Too fat, too thin, or just right?
In some ways, it should be easy to evaluate your animal's body condition. But if they are all fluffy, how can you tell? 
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Skin Issues

Skin Issues
Shearing uncovers some surprises. Here are a few things to look for on your animals on shearing day.
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Shearing Parties – Fun or Folly?

Shearing Parties - Fun or Folly?
Here are some things to consider if you're planning an event around shearing day.
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Shearing in the Rain

Shearing in the Rain
It's spring.  Time for shearing But it's raining. What do you do? Here are some ideas.
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Most Recent Reflection

“Be Safe”–Shearing in the time of Corona

“Be Safe”–Shearing in the time of Corona

The year 2020 brought a deadly and decidedly inconvenient disease to the world.  For many people, life stopped. But the shearing must go on.
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