Rare breed

Navajo-Churro Sheep graze on grass at Arriola Sunshine Farms. The sheep are deeply embedded in Navajo culture, but they are listed as threatened by the American Livestock Conservancy. Enlargephoto

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Navajo-Churro Sheep graze on grass at Arriola Sunshine Farms. The sheep are deeply embedded in Navajo culture, but they are listed as threatened by the American Livestock Conservancy.