Are you missing a sheep? Police looking for her owner


Central Oregon law enforcement is looking for the owner of a sheep that was found wandering in a northeast Bend neighborhood Wednesday morning.

Bend Police initially identified the animal as a goat. It was spotted in the area of Watercress Way and Primrose Place around 8:04 a.m. Wednesday.

The Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office took the animal into custody. After someone commented to Central Oregon Daily News that the animal appeared to be a sheep, DCSO confirmed it is actually a Barbados sheep.

The sheep is a female with a dark brown coat and black ears.

If this is your missing sheep, contact the Sheriff’s Office via the nonemergency dispatch line, 541-693-6911. 

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