Encouraging The Sheepish

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Germany brought out the big guns to help with its latest vaccine campaign.

In its push to increase the 71.2% vaccination rate in the country, Germany asked s​​hepherd Wiebke Schmidt-Kochan to lend a haa-aand. She laid out pieces of bread to guide around 700 sheep and goats into a 330-foot syringe in a field south of Hamburg.

“Sheep are such likeable animals,” organizer Hanspeter Etzold said. “Maybe they can get the message over better.”

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