Ewe Gives Birth to 7 Lambs in Wash.
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A 3-year-old ewe in Washington state has done something that rarely happens; given birth to a litter of 7 lambs. The American Finnsheep Breeder's Association says that's only been recorded twice before in the U.S. (April 13)

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[Location - Date:SNOQUALMIE, WASHINGTON -- AP VIDEO --APRIL 13][Source:][VO:][VOICE-OVER][Notes:SOT -- COLLEEN PECK / EWE'S OWNER] most sheep have singles to twins...occasionally triplets.....finnsheep have lots of babies..often have.triplets and quads....five and six happen....but seven is still unusual....her name is trina....she's three...first year have quads....Last year i gave her the year off....then had seven...it was assisted delivery...you have to check to see all lambs have been born.......my daughter says...i have to check to make sure they are all here...wait there is another lamb...wait there is another lamb...seven....that's enough."(****END****) VIDEO PRODUCER: Ned Barker---------------------------VIDEO SOURCE: AP -----------------------VIDEO APPROVAL: dstarddard----------------------------VIDEO RESTRICTIONS: None----------------------------------MARKET EMBARGO (S): None--------------------------------SCRIPT/WIRE SOURCE: