After birth, the sheep must receive great care, and the sheep needs to be breastfed, because it is the milk that will provide it with the necessary ingredients to improve immunity to fight diseases during its first days of life.
- Coarse feed should be added from the beginning of the second week, and the feed should be rich in dry alfalfa, and the increase should be done gradually according to the needs of the sheep.
- Sheep are fed according to their size. The need of sheep during pregnancy is not the same as their need on normal days, nor is their need during the mating season.
The sheep is an animal that belongs to the bovine family and lives in a herd. The sheep are bred for wool, which is the most widely used animal hair in the world, and also for meat that is used as human food and for religious purposes. It is presented as a sacrifice on Eid al-Adha by Muslims.
There are a set of steps that must be followed when deciding on a sheep breeding project, and the following will present the most important of these steps:
1- Having a suitable plot of land
- One of the most important things that must be available in the sheep breeding project is to provide a place with the necessary space for raising sheep, and the land to be selected must have a set of advantages, including good ventilation of the sheep, and the entry of sunlight into the place in addition to a clean and insect-free place and its area Suitable for accommodating sheep and the equipment needed for this project, in addition, it should be easy to clean and take care of. All these factors are available in Silwana farms in the Emirate of Fujairah, United Arab Emirates, with the latest equipment needed for the project.
2- Providing the necessary equipment to start the project
All the equipment and tools necessary to start the project were provided, and all the equipment was modern to help in abundant production, in addition to providing appropriate and healthy food for sheep, in addition to building suitable homes for sheep and placing sheep of close age with each other.
3- Buying sheep
- After the place and equipment for raising sheep were prepared, the sheep were purchased. This stage is one of the most important stages of the project and the success of the project depends on it.
- Here, experts and specialists were resorted to selling sheep in order to provide us with the most important types that the market and consumers need, and there is a demand for them because if the choice is successful, the project will succeed.