This page explains what the society does, how it can help you and how to become a member.

The Society

Our Aims

The Castlemilk Moorit Sheep Society exists to support all aspects of the breed and to encourage the ownership, breeding and welfare of Castlemilk Moorit Sheep by:

  • Actively promoting all the various uses of Castlemilk Moorit sheep;
  • Encouraging members to actively acquire and breed Castlemilk Moorit sheep;
  • Providing information and support to members to help preserve the genetic base of the breed;
  • Providing advice and information, to both new and existing owners, about topics useful to the breeding and welfare of Castlemilk Moorit sheep;
  • Encouraging and contributing to programmes of study and research that help the conservation and welfare of the breed.

Joining

Membership of the society costs £15 per year. Please note that you do not have to keep sheep to join!

A member can be an individual, couple, family, flock or corporate body. All members pay the same subscription and all are treated as individual members.

You can join by post or online. Please email us on castlemilkmoorit@hotmail.co.uk and we will send you an application form and all the details you needs for joining.