sheep breeder


Sheep breeders oversee the production and day-to-day care of sheep. They maintain the health and welfare of sheep.

Alternative label

  • goat breeder

  • sheep specialist

  • sheep rearer

  • sheep breeders

  • shearer

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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