These lambs are one in a million … or, more accurately, six very fortunate little lambs who were saved from becoming some of the estimated ten to fifteen million lambs who die every year in Australia, often from exposure.
Thanks to the kindness of strangers, it’s all sunshine, rainbows and wagging tails from here on in for this lucky few.
When it comes to looking after some of the most vulnerable little fellas on this planet, we reckon the team at Edgar’s Mission Farm Sanctuary — aka heaven on earth for lambs — have got it right:
Little Elsa had barely experienced life before it was about to slip away again. The newborn was discovered “almost frozen” and not expected to live, but with emergency medical care and desperately-needed warmth, the tiny lamb was able to stand, and found her voice hours later. Read Elsa’s full story here.