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Rare quads born during early lambing

By j-norman  |  Posted: January 21, 2014

India with the quadruplets born on the weekend.

Nine-year-old India Holloway holds on to quadruplet lambs born at the weekend at her aunt and uncle’s farm, Crib House Farm in Manston. India visits the farm as often as she can, especially at lambing, which started a couple of weeks ago.

Quadruplets are a rare occurrence, especially at this time of year, and their mother a Suffolk Cross Mule had been scanned for triplets, so the quads were a nice surprise.

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