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Last Updated: 9/19/2012

Bighorn Identification

 

Click here to view the Ewe and Young Ram ID Guide

 

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YOUNG RAMS

ram ram ram
ram ram ram
ram ram ram

 

ADULT EWES

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ewe adult ewe bighorn ewes

 

MIXED GROUP

bighorn sheep
The animal on the left and the two animals on the right are ewes.  The animals in the center, from back to front, are a 2-year old ram, a yearling female, and a yearling male.

 

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