To dream of shearing them, denotes a season of profitable enterprises will shower down upon you.
To see flocks of sheep, there will be much rejoicing among farmers, and other trades will prosper.
To see them looking scraggy and sick, you will be thrown into despair by the miscarriage of some plan, which promised rich returns.
To eat the flesh of sheep, denotes that ill-natured persons will outrage your feelings.
If there was a black or gray sheep among them, your dream of sheep is warning you to watch your step as regards your personal behavior.
If the sheep were all white, your dream is a very lucky omen for all that concerns you deeply.
Also see “Lamb.”