Do they get diseases?
Since they are an ancient breed they are not prone to many of the modern sheep problems and rarely get foot rot.
What about worming and other care?
Babydolls are cared for as other sheep with regular worming, foot trimming, yearly shearing, and vaccinations.
What is the typical grade of wool?
Spinners enjoy working with the wool which is short stapled and fine with 19-22 micron count.
Do they lamb easily and how many do they usually have each year?
Ewes are good mothers, lamb on their own, and often have twins and occasionally triplets.

What do they eat?
Good grass or hay, trace minerals (containing NO copper), and occasionally supplemental grain.

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