scat on ground next to anthill. 1 day old?
Along Old Fall River Road
San Diego County, California, US
Look closely and you'll see two lambs with the ewes!
A family of three, ram, ewe and a lamb about one month old up in Palm canyon. All three looked quite healthy and were getting water from the creek. Weren't bothered by humans in the area.
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...