Gallery description : flock of sheep pictures

Sheep (ovis aries) is an animal of the mammal type. It inhabits grass plains and mountainous regions. The animal weights about 40-130kg (88-298lbs) and lives for 5-10 years. Human, wolves, coyote predators are the dangerous creatures for sheeps. See the table below to learn more information.

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Facts about sheeps
NameSheep
Top Speed40km/h (25mph)
GenusOvis
KingdomAnimalia
Scientific NameOvis aries
DietHerbivore
Main PreyGrass, weeds, flowers
Life Span5-10 years
Size90-140cm (35-55in)
FamilyBovidae
Average Litter Size1
ClassMammalia
LifestyleHerd
ColourBrown, white, yellow, black
PhylumChordata
Weight40-130kg (88-298lbs)
OrderArtiodactyla
HabitatGrass plains and mountainous regions
Conservation StatusLeast concern
PredatorsHuman, wolves, coyote
Skin TypeWool
TypeMammal
Image Details
Description Flock of sheep pictures. Description Flock of shetland sheep.jpg
Width 1687 pixels
Heigh 2430 pixels
File type JPG
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