“She’s looking a bit apprehensive… In fact, I think she just had a contraction there, she’s licking her lips.
“When the lambs are born, they lick them, to dry them out. They start licking their lips in anticipation of licking those newborn lambs off them.
“There we are look. Can you see her pushing a little bit there? If we just wait and watch for a while, you’ll see those signs.
However, he quickly realised he had made an error when the sheep started eating.
“Ah, now she’s blown it, because she’s now shewing a cud, which means she’s actually having her breakfast again, and she’s probably not in labour,” he admitted.