The RSPCA are warning dog owners to keep control of their pets after a young sheep was chased over the edge of cliffs in Cornwall.Read the full story ›
The 'lucky sheep' is believed to have been stuff on the side of a cliff after falling off the edge.Read the full story ›
The brother of a Cornish farmer has broken the world record for the number sheep sheared in a 8 hour period.Read the full story ›
The pregnant ewes were found in the back of a Transit van which failed to stop for officers on the A403.Read the full story ›
Police and farmers are asking people who live in the countryside to be vigilant after the theft of large numbers of livestock.Read the full story ›
People living in rural communities are being urged to be vigilant following a dramatic increase of livestock thefts in the last fortnight.Read the full story ›
A Gloucestershire farmer shot a dog after it attacked sheep and lambs in his field.Read the full story ›
Lambs at a Keynsham wildlife park have been kitted out with knitted jackets, thanks to an anonymous donor.
Staff at Avon Valley had been keeping the orphaned youngsters warm with plastic coats, which can increase survival by up to 50 percent - but are nowhere near as dapper.
Watch: Images of the orphaned lambs in their colourful woolly coats
Doug Douglas, the managing director of Avon Valley Adventure and Wildlife Park, would love to find out who the mystery knitter is, so he can thank them.
Now, it's not long before the Shaun the Sheep sculpture trail invades Bristol but today their real life woolly cousins beat them to it.
When the historic Durdham Downs became a public open space in 1861, property owners nearby were given "commoners' rights" to graze livestock there.
And this afternoon, 15 June, that tradition was upheld.
A Forest of Dean Sheep Commoner has been prosecuted at Gloucester Magistrates Court for causing unnecessary suffering to sheep.Read the full story ›