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Who ewe calling shaggy? Fugitive Australian sheep relieved of 20kg fleece

Ewenice spotted roaming alone in rural Victoria after evading the clippers for four years

An abandoned sheep has been relieved of its 20kg fleece after locals spotted it roaming alone on a property in central Victoria.

The merino ewe, dubbed Ewenice, was spotted on a property near Redcastle, about 140km north of Melbourne, in July. The RSPCA was called and learned from locals that Ewenice had not been shorn for at least four years.

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