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Last Updated: Thursday September 25 2008 13:31 GMT

In pics: Fight leaves male sheep blue

Blue sheep

Spot anything unusual about this flock of sheep in North Tyneside?

Blue sheep

Some of them are blue! These rascally rams turned blue after getting into a fight with each other during breeding season.

Blue sheep

Farmers often mark their male sheep, called rams, with a blue dye during breeding time

Blue sheep

But these males got into a fight among themselves and ended up totally covering each other with the dye. Whoops!