There are large herds of cattle and flocks of sheep and goats.
While she was out doing chores, she had seen several flocks of geese flying overhead, traveling south in chevron flight.
Of wild animals may be noted the moufflon (Ovis Ammon), the stag, and the wild boar, and among birds various species of the vulture and eagle in the mountains, and the pelican and flamingo (the latter coming in August in large flocks from Africa) in the lagoons.
3 Hence the `Ashtaroth or offspring of flocks in Deut.
Lubbock (Lord Avebury) states that the common British yellow ants (Lasius flavus) collect flocks of root-feeding aphids in their underground nests, protect them, build earthen shelters over them, and take the greatest care of their eggs.