Teeswater "Downkillybegs 1102-21-021" (UK1720019-02983) - Tank #3 & #5 - Semen Imported into USA


Note: (see Interest Form & News for details)

= $135.00 per straw [includes importation fee*], 5 straws minimum order can be a mixture of rams & breeds
[importation fee* = Codon Scrapie Genotype testing to source ARR/ARR (highest resistance) rams, UK Gov Sign-off, transport to London, non-stop flight to USA, tank fully insured, USDA/APHIS Customs inspection, shipment from Customs to Great Lakes Sire Service (GLSS) Bronson, Michigan, in-inventory at GLSS, return tank to UK for next shipment] + plus any cost overrun

Born: 15 April 2021, Triplet

Pedigree [click on images to ENLARGE & scroll]

         G Sire: Lowdale 1041-09-002
Sire: Howe Wath 1093-14-018
         G Dam: Howe Wath 1093-08-001

         G Sire: Downkillybegs 1102-18-011
Dam: Downkillybegs 1102-19-001
         G Dam: Craigfaddock 1106-11-001

Scrapie Genotype: ARR/ARR (R1)
Scrapie Monitored Negative Flock
Maedi Visna (MV) Accredited Flock

Awaiting Official Teeswater Pedigree Certificate from the Teeswater Sheep Society

   The Downkillybegs pedigree Teeswater flock was established in 2007 with 4 pedigree ewes and has risen in numbers to now being one of the largest flocks in Ireland. 
   The bloodlines at Downkillybegs are selected for fleece quality, carcass quality with good fleshing ability and true breed type on a strong body structure.
   With a large flock at Downkillybegs, it is important to keep a diverse gene pool of bloodlines which enables the Downkillybegs flock to sell females and unrelated rams to new flock start-ups. Pedigree breeding sheep from Downkillybegs have been exported to Scotland, England, Isle of Man and Eire. 
   Strict selection on true breed type with bold appearance and strong structural correctness are the linchpin criteria that define Downkillybegs Teeswaters.
   The Downkillybegs flock is one of the highest health status flocks in the Teeswater Association and undergoes annual testing and inspections to maintain this elite status.

Downkillybegs 1102-21-021_front/side
Downkillybegs 1102-21-021_TSBA pedigree
Downkillybegs 1102-21-021_flock picture Spring 2021
Downkillybegs 1102-21-021_flock picture Spring 2021
Downkillybegs 1102-21-021_flock picture Spring 2021
Downkillybegs 1102-21-021_hand pedigree

UK ram owner: William Carson, Downkillybegs Dorsets, Ballymena, Northern Ireland, UK

To order UK ram semen fill out Interest Form (required)

USA/Canada Teeswater Breed Coordinator
Cindy Cieciwa