We got there in the late morning and found that hundreds of sheep had already been sheared.
We found Morgan, our wonderful hostess from the day before, and she led us into the sheep shearing trailer. Desert Boy was a little intimidated at first by all the noise, mostly from the generator and electric motors used to power the clippers.
Time to clean up! This was the last sheep for this shearer before lunch, so he cleaned his clippers, oiled them, and got tidied up before leaving his work area.
Then the bag is closed and marked with a number, the brand (Okleberrys) and the quality of wool.
Sheepherders' Party. It must have been a pretty funny video, because he kept laughing as he mentioned it!
Finally, I wanted to end with a photo that really shows what a fenceline can separate: