Shropshire Sheep in treesWelcome to the website of the Shropshire Sheep Breeders' Association, the oldest flock book society in the United Kingdom.

Our site covers all aspects of the Shropshire breed, which is well known for producing high quality meat and wool, as well as for grazing in tree plantations. Here you'll find all the latest breed news, pictures, publications, and contributions from Shropshire enthusiasts around the world.

We hope you enjoy your visit, and if you're new to Shropshires, perhaps you'll leave with a greater understanding of why we're so passionate about this wonderful breed.

Paul Stead
SSBA President


News flash:

Lambing season is upon us. Please be aware that 'Schmallenberg Virus' has been noticed in a number of breeds across the country.

Ours could be equally at risk and so be prepared, just in case. If you need advice please refer to your vet.

Past information can also be found on the 'Livestock News' section of this website

15th January 2017 - Last Update