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Sheep and goat owners get a lesson on breeding and showing their animals.

The southwest Missouri sheep and goat fitting and showmanship clinic was held at double down arena today. Showmen from Missouri, Oklahoma and Kansas gathered for panel discussions on breeding and marketing animals. Each seminar consisted of an hour long demonstration including vaccinations and hair trimming.

One farm we spoke with says she enjoys showing her animals because it brings her closer with her friends.

"It helps you learn a little more about what you like to do and helps you communicate with everyone else that you don't go to school with and are out of touch with" says Halle Roper.

Demonstrators also explained how to prepare for showing animals in summer farm shows.

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