Sheep Farm Videos

Welcome to several Ontario sheep farms. In these videos, you’ll see how families raise and care for their sheep.

Quick Canadian Sheep Facts

  • Some shepherds prefer to keep their flock in the barn year round where nutrition, lighting and lambing can be closely monitored and to offer protection from predators. Others prefer to leave the sheep in the field all year. Even though sheep have wool, they still need barns or windbreaks for shelter.
  • In Canada there are 1,042,500 sheep and lambs and 11,000 sheep farmers.
  • Ontario has the most sheep out of the Canadian provinces with 321,000.
  • Sheep normally have between one and three lambs per lambing, but can have up to five.