Shrek the sheep.  Shrek, the New Zealand merino sheep which spent 6 years on the run from his owners, finally had his long-postponed encounter with a pair of shears. I can't look at these photos without laughing. What a champ!

Shrek the runaway sheep is a shear celebrity

Shrek the sheep. Shrek, the New Zealand merino sheep which spent 6 years on the run from his owners, finally had his long-postponed encounter with a pair of shears. I can't look at these photos without laughing. What a champ!

Sometimes you need to let go: Shrek the sheep ran away and hid in a cave in New Zealand for 6 years. When Shrek was finally found in 2004, the sheep had gone unsheared for so long that it had accumulated 60 pounds of wool on its body.

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Sometimes you need to let go: Shrek the sheep ran away and hid in a cave in New Zealand for 6 years. When Shrek was finally found in 2004, the sheep had gone unsheared for so long that it had accumulated 60 pounds of wool on its body.

Shrek the sheep from New Zealand.

Shrek the sheep from New Zealand.

This is freaking awesome!! Silently laughing to myself for a full on five minutes! This is my new list bitches xD

A Hilarious Yet Insightful Look at What Happens When We Don't Rescue 'The One'

A Hilarious Yet Insightful Look at What Happens When We Don't Rescue 'The One'

Here’s what happens if you don’t shear a sheep for 6 years – He has to be guarded 24 hours a day, and placed in a special spot at night so he doesn't tip over. If he fell, he would have to wait for a rescue, he can't get up on his own.

NZ mourns Shrek the sheep's death

New Zealand mourns Shrek the sheep

NZ mourns Shrek the sheep's death

Shrek the sheep This New Zealand #Libertarian dodged spring shearings by hiding in a cave for 6yrs His owners couldn't even tell he was a sheep when they found him http://www.sunnyskyz.com/blog/985/Meet-Shrek-The-Renegade-Sheep-That-Avoided-Shearing-For-Six-Years-By-Hiding-In-A-Cave?utm_content=buffere785b&utm_medium=natureofficial&utm_source=facebook&utm_campaign=buffer#E6dYqoc904q7bjza.99

Shrek the sheep This New Zealand #Libertarian dodged spring shearings by hiding in a cave for 6yrs His owners couldn't even tell he was a sheep when they found him http://www.sunnyskyz.com/blog/985/Meet-Shrek-The-Renegade-Sheep-That-Avoided-Shearing-For-Six-Years-By-Hiding-In-A-Cave?utm_content=buffere785b&utm_medium=natureofficial&utm_source=facebook&utm_campaign=buffer#E6dYqoc904q7bjza.99

Meet Shrek - The renegade sheep that avoided shearing for 6 years by hiding in a cave.

Meet Shrek - The renegade sheep that avoided shearing for 6 years by hiding in a cave.

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