Oxford Down Sheep Breeders’ Association
Private Sales Register



  • Members of the ODSBA can place an advert by e-mailing registrations@oxforddownsheep.org.uk or phoning (01698) 824839 (evenings).

  • All stock must be earmarked as per ODSBA rules and must be registered or eligible for registration.

  • Breeders must only offer quality breeding stock that is correct and has good breed type.

  • Adverts will be removed by default after 3 months.  Breeders should notify us if stock is sold before then.



  • Potential pedigree buyers must ensure that the stock are individually ear marked.

  • Pedigree certificates should be available from the seller for registered stock.

  • For eligible stock, the buyer must ensure that the breeder has full pedigree details available.

  • It is the responsibility of buyers to ensure that stock is sound and of a quality suitable for breeding.



  • The ODSBA accepts no responsibility for private sales transactions or liability for the soundness or quality of stock purchased thereby.  Adverts are placed in good faith and buyers should ensure that the stock is fit for purpose prior to purchase.  Any dispute that may arise will remain solely between the seller and buyer.              

Name: J RICHARDSON (Rose-Dene Flock No 1297)

Stock for sale:  3 flock ewes with twin lambs at foot 

Location: Newton-on-Derwent, York

Health status: Non-accredited

Tel: (01904) 608455 or (07860) 127686  

Reg status: Ewes are registered, lambs are eligible for registration.


Two ewes are 5-crop and one is 2-crop.  The lambs are all twins: 3 gimmer lambs and 3 tup lambs.
They are good, strong lambs about 8 weeks old.  Please see video.

Price: please contact seller 

Ad placed: 14/03/2021

Rose-dene flock ewes with lambs at foot for sale

Name: H BISHOP (Astlebury Flock No 925)

Stock for sale:  Ewe lambs (born April 2020)

Location: Kidlington, Oxfordshire

Health status: MV accredited

Tel: (01865) 331312 or (07513) 379918

Reg status: Registration applied for


The Astlebury Flock No 925, one of the oldest flocks in the breed, has a selection of our first MV accredited ewe lambs to sell. These are the first females we have bred and offered for sale for quite some time. All sired by the 560gns Redhouse Aubrey (19025) out of home-bred ewes. They are all correct and meet breed standard.  Registration has been applied for. Very well grown, with super bodies. 


Price: £200/head from home

Ad placed: 08/01/2021

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