Caption: Sheep shearing. Merino (Ovis orientalis aries merino) sheep raised for wool in South Africa are sheared twice a year. This clip shows a shearer from Lesotho working in the Western Cape of South Africa at the onset of spring.

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Electric clipper sheep shearing

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