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  • Scientific Names
    • Ovis canadensis
  • English
    • Bighorn Sheep
    • Mountain Sheep
  • French
    • Mouflon D'Am
    • Mouflon Du Canada
    • Mouflon Pachyc
    • mouflon d'Amérique
  • Spanish
    • Borrego Cimarr
    • Carnero Del Canad
    • Carnero Salvaje
    • Borrego cimarrón
  • Wa∙šiw (Washoe)
    • Ɂó∙gal

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What

Bighorn Sheep Ovis canadensis

Observer

robertbell

Date

January 20, 2017 04:13 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Oswit Canyon saveoswitcanyon.com 7 rams(one collared).

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bighorn Sheep Ovis canadensis

Observer

robertbell

Date

January 20, 2017 04:13 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Oswit Canyon saveoswitcanyon.com 7 rams(one collared).

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bighorn Sheep Ovis canadensis

Observer

robertbell

Date

January 20, 2017 04:13 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Oswit Canyon saveoswitcanyon.com 7 rams(one collared).

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bighorn Sheep Ovis canadensis

Observer

robertbell

Date

January 20, 2017 04:13 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Oswit Canyon saveoswitcanyon.com 7 rams(one collared).

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bighorn Sheep Ovis canadensis

Observer

robertbell

Date

January 20, 2017 04:13 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Oswit Canyon saveoswitcanyon.com 7 rams(one collared).

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bighorn Sheep Ovis canadensis

Observer

robertbell

Date

January 20, 2017 04:13 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Oswit Canyon saveoswitcanyon.com 7 rams(one collared).

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bighorn Sheep Ovis canadensis

Observer

robertbell

Date

January 20, 2017 04:13 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Oswit Canyon saveoswitcanyon.com 7 rams(one collared).

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bighorn Sheep Ovis canadensis

Observer

robertbell

Date

January 20, 2017 04:13 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Oswit Canyon saveoswitcanyon.com 7 rams(one collared).

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bighorn Sheep Ovis canadensis

Observer

robertbell

Date

January 20, 2017 04:13 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Oswit Canyon saveoswitcanyon.com 7 rams(one collared).

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bighorn Sheep Ovis canadensis

Observer

robertbell

Date

January 20, 2017 04:13 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Oswit Canyon saveoswitcanyon.com 7 rams(one collared).

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bighorn Sheep Ovis canadensis

Observer

robertbell

Date

January 20, 2017 04:13 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Oswit Canyon saveoswitcanyon.com 7 rams(one collared).

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bighorn Sheep Ovis canadensis

Observer

robertbell

Date

January 20, 2017 04:13 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Oswit Canyon saveoswitcanyon.com 7 rams(one collared).

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Description from Wikipedia

The bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) is a species of sheep in North America named for its large horns. These horns can weigh up to 30 lb (14 kg), while the sheep themselves weigh up to 300 lb (140 kg). Recent genetic testing indicates three distinct subspecies of Ovis canadensis, one of which is endangered: O. c. sierrae. Sheep originally crossed to North America over the Bering land bridge from Siberia: the population in North America peaked in the millions, and...

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