Shepherds herd 2,000-strong flock through central Madrid

Shepherds herd 2,000-strong flock through central Madrid

Shepherds guided a flock of around 2,000 sheep through the streets of Madrid on Sunday in defence of ancient grazing and migration rights increasingly threatened by urban sprawl.

Madrid prepares for sheep invasion

Madrid prepares for sheep invasion

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