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This ewe pulled a late April Fool’s joke on everyone at the Weller-Huwe Farm in rural New York Mills. On April 22, she gave birth to five healthy lambs. Elizabeth Huwe/FOCUS

Ewe can’t be serious! Local farm welcomes quintuplets

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April 22 is a date that will go down in history on the Weller-Huwe Farm near New York Mills.

That was the evening one of their cross-bread ewes gave birth to five healthy lambs with the assistance of Leo Weller: two ewes and three rams.


Voilet Huwe said she had no idea the ewe was hiding such a surprise.

“She wasn’t that big,” Huwe said.

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