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Herdwick Sheep

Herdwick sheep are widely considered to be the most hardy of all Britain’s breeds of hill sheep. Probably 99 per cent of Herdwick sheep are kept in commercial flocks in the central and western dales of the Lake District. These fells run to over three thousand feet and facing the westerly rain bearing winds they …

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Happy Mothers Day

Mother’s Day is always an important day in the yearly calendar. Mother’s Day is a celebration honouring the mother of the family, as well as motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society. Make this a special day for our mum’s. For more information about Mother’s Day Wikipedia may have some more interesting …

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Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day from our Valentine Hare and of course all of us at Black Dog and Ginger Cat. Whether you celebrate Valentine’s Day or see it as a commercial hype you still maybe interested in the history of Valentine’s Day and why it is celebrated. Valentine’s Day, also called Saint Valentine’s Day or the …

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