4 lambs arrive in unusual birth

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Posted: April 5, 2013

The Winchester Star

Debbie Fauble feeds one of the day-old quadruplet lambs Thursday at her family’s Frederick County farm. The farm has been raising sheep for about 24 years and this is only the second quadruple birth in which all four lambs have survived. (Photo by Ginger Perry/The Winchester Star)
The day-old Suffolk-Hampshire lambs visit their mom. The two smallest are bottle fed, but visit their mother regularly for bonding.
Debbie Fauble holds one of the four lambs born on her Frederick County farm this week. The lambs are moved every few hours from their pen to their mother’s shelter. (Photo by Ginger Perry/The Winchester Star)

STEPHENS CITY — A rare occurrence kept Debbie Fauble from having dinner out with her husband Wednesday night.

As she was heading home to the couple’s 70-acre farm on Middle Road shortly before 5...



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