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Body Condition Scoring

Body condition scoring is a vital tool in determining how much condition (fat) your sheep has. It helps you determine if your sheep is too fat, too thin, or just right.

Sheep body condition scores range from 1 to 5, with 1 being emaciated and 5 being obese.

SCORE ONE - Emaciated
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SCORE TWO - Thin
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SCORE THREE - Average
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SCORE FOUR - Fat
(This ewe is also 4 months bred, however, her body condition was at a 4 out of 5.)
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SCORE FIVE - Obese
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