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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

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ram ram ram
ram
ram ram

 


 

ADULT EWES

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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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