The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission on Thursday authorized Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks to transplant bighorn sheep from the Missouri River Breaks to the Highlands area near Butte and the Beartooth Game Range north of Helena. The vote came despite continued assertions from the agenc…
Yellowstone County Museum director Benjamin Nordlund gives a tour of one of Charles Bair's sheep wagon.
MISSOULA — Two mountain lions were killed and wildlife officials are looking for a third suspected in the deaths of three goats and two sheep at a residence in a wooded area southeast of Missoula.
CASPER, Wyo. — Barb Ross, of Evansville, sent her border collie, Trim, on a long run down the far side of the arena. From where she stood, the three sheep seemed calm and collected.
Montana wildlife officials want to be able to move bighorn sheep out of the state after running into trouble finding suitable places for the animals in the Treasure State.
COLVILLE, Wash. — Ranchers in northeastern Washington offered a simple solution to keep wolves from killing their livestock: Pack up the predators and ship them to western Washington.
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK — A handful of bighorn sheep in and around Yellowstone National Park are wearing radio collars.
Images from the 26th Annual "Running of the Sheep" Sheep Drive in Reed Point, Mont. on Sunday.
BOISE, Idaho — A sheep research facility that has operated for about a century on the Idaho-Montana border will remain open, Republican Rep. Mike Simpson of Idaho said.
Four of Holdbrook’s 36 Dorper sheep stand in spring pasture near Boyd. Holdbrook, a 20-year-old student at Rocky Mountain College, developed a plan to support his livestock venture in a new course for budding entrepreneurs.
BOYD — Zane Holdbrook is tackling his newest livestock venture with the energy of a cowboy and the sensibility of an accountant.
Jeff the Nature Guy shows off the lambs at ZooMontana, who are now all grown up.
MISSOULA — After three domestic sheep were attacked on three separate days, Missoula city officials are cracking down on people who fail to keep their dogs under control on the North Hills.
Members of the Shepherd chapter of Future Farmers of America brought farm animals to Head Start in Billings and set up a petting zoo for the students.
A sheep wagon is pulled by horses on a crowded street in Reed Point for the 25th Annual Sheep Drive on Sunday. The annual event raises money for the Reed Point Community Club.
Jay Graves, left, and Steven Allen compete in the log saw as visitors fill the streets in Reed Point for the 25th Annual Sheep Drive on Sunday. The annual event raises money for the Reed Point Community Club.
A sign welcomes visitors to Reed Point during the 25th Annual Sheep Drive on Sunday. The annual event raises money for the Reed Point Community Club.
Visitors and sheep fill the streets in Reed Point for the 25th Annual Sheep Drive on Sunday. The event raises money for the Reed Point Community Club.
Amy Rowan, of Blue Moose BBQ in Three Forks, makes up a sandwich as visitors fill the streets in Reed Point on Sunday.
Reed Point resident Karen Lloyd shows crafts and watches as visitors fill the streets on Sunday in Reed Point.