Elsada Rae, my brother Tyler and I were invited to a shearing at Patricia Quintana’s ranch here in Taos. She raises Churro sheep and, come spring time, it is time to shear! I was busy helping clean the fleeces, but was able to get a couple photos.

Churro sheep being shorn

Churro sheep being shorn

Elsi and Ty watching the sheep being shorn

Elsi and Ty watching the sheep being shorn

Elsi and Ty watching the sheep being shorn

Elsi and Ty watching the sheep being shorn

Catching the sheep to take it to the shearing station

Catching the sheep to take it to the shearing station

Churro sheep being shorn

Churro sheep being shorn

The Churro's after they have been shorn

The Churro’s after they have been shorn

Elsi Rae tuckered out in her Carharts after a big day at the ranch

Elsi Rae tuckered out in her Carharts after a big day at the ranch

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