In the first three months after birth, the lamb is fed to the mother. He feeds on milk, and as he grows up he goes to dry food. This scheme is not always possible; for example, in cases where housemate dies in childbirth, or, as is often the case with productive breeds, born three or four lambs that the sheep cannot feed.
Immediately after birth, the lamb must drink the colostrum of the mother, thus he gains strength. What to do if the sheep for some reason can not feed his cub? There are several ways feeding your baby, about which we will tell below. Initially, to ensure that the animal survived and was healthy, it is necessary to provide certain conditions.