USA Today listed the Trailing of the Sheep Festival in Ketchum, Idaho, as one of the Top 10 Animal Festivals in the world.
Along with events such as the Monkey Buffet Festival in Thailand, where monkeys are feted with fresh fruit, and Woofstock in Toronto, Trailing of the Sheep is in a slideshow depicting various animal celebrations. The slide show is available at www.usatoday.com/story/travel/destinations/10greatplaces/2012/09/29/10-great-places-animal-festivals/1602507.
Trailing of the Sheep takes place Oct. 11-14 and will feature expanded culinary events as well as a weekend filled with fiber classes and workshops, the Sheepdog Trials, the Folklife Fair and the Big Sheep Parade. Check the website for details -- www.trailingofthesheep.org.