Why Did the Sheep Cross the Road?
High, in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, live beautiful sheep called bighorn sheep. 1
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They live high in the mountains, on rocky peaks, 3
Bighorn sheep have special hooves, or feet. They are hard on the outside and spongy and soft in the middle. 7
Their special hooves help them stay on rocks. It is easy to climb and jump! 8
In Rocky Mountain National Park, the sheep need more than just the grass that grows high on the mountain. They need the minerals that are in the mud around Sheep Lakes. 10