Madrid prepares for sheep invasion

Madrid prepares for sheep invasion

Every year on one particular October Sunday, the streets of Madrid set the stage for a very unusual sight.

Sheep nibble Madrid’s largest park into shape

Sheep nibble Madrid’s largest park into shape

Sheep invade Spanish city after shepherd takes a snooze

Sheep invade Spanish city after shepherd takes a snooze

To get off the beaten track, follow the herd

To get off the beaten track, follow the herd

Shepherds herd 2,000-strong flock through central Madrid

Shepherds herd 2,000-strong flock through central Madrid