A female sheep is called an ewe.
A male sheep is called a ramor wether.
A baby sheep is called a lamb.
There are more than 50 recognized breeds of sheep in the United States.
Gestation for a sheep is about 5 months.
Life expectancy for a sheep is 10 to 12 years.
Sheep are commonly kept for their wool.
Shearing is the equivalent of a hair cut to a sheep. Sheep are usually sheared once or twice each year.