New Zealand: Navigate sheep talk smoothly

Posted by Fodor's Editors on August 6, 2010 at 2:00:00 AM EDT | Post a Comment

You might lose smarty points if you ask dumb sheep questions. "When do you cut their fur?" or "When do their tails fall off?" will elicit laughter: sheep have wool, not fur or hair, and their tails are cut off. You will also be considered quite tedious if you tell "sheep jokes." There isn’t one that they haven’t heard already.

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