"When it rains on the sheep, the shepherds get wet."
“Gently Leading Nursing Ewes” Isaiah 40:11
Shepherd is not only aware of the mother's concern for her babies, ...He is also sensitive to it and willingly takes action to help her with her concerns.
How Sheep Are “Like People”: Sheep Love Their Lambs
"Like sheep, we tend to fall in love with our babies. Each time I've witnessed a young ewe have a new lamb, becoming a mother herself for the very first time, I've seen a sheep fall in love."