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Please let us know of any outdated information on our list. If you still can't find a shearer, call your local 4-H office and see if a high schooler is available. The American Sheep Industry has a national list of shearers that can be selected by state.  There are also listings for Canada.

Here are some tips for finding a shearer.


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  • Anne Shroeder 301-349-080 Cell: 301-755-8400 (Boyds, MD).
    For more info see:  Shears in  PA, MD, VA, WV, DE.  Shears sheep, alpacas, goats, llamas.
  • New Jersey

    Mercer, Hunterdon & Somerset Counties
    • Christian Bench 908-399-4220 (Milford)
    • John A. Kohanski 609-466-3280 (Ringoes)
      Shearing 1 to 50+ in NJ, Eastern PA, NY and CT. ASI certified, born and raised on a sheep farm with over 30 yrs experience. Worming and hoof trimming performed. Angora goats and Lamas are welcome. For more info see: 
    • Alex Mundy 908-391-0970 (Pittstown).  Active in 4H.
    • John Terzuolo 908-399-1389 (Clinton)
    Middlesex, Monmouth & Ocean Counties
    • Richard Chillemi 732-536-1872 (Englishtown)
    • Mike Leuchs 732-600-5415 (Toms River)
      Shears sheep, llamas, alpacas, goats and hoof trims potbelly pigs.
    • Drew Lucas 732-446-4543 (Englishtown)
    Burlington, Camden, Gloucester & Salem Counties
    • Bob McArdle 856-358-2329 (Elmer)
    • Tim Bringhurst  856-768-3411 (Berlin)
    • Margaret Quinn 609-529-7227 (Bordentown)
    Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic & Union Counties
    • None
    Warren, Morris & Sussex Counties
    • Ulf Kintzel 973-875-7427 (Sussex)
    Atlantic, Cape May & Cumberland Counties


  • Kris Rosser 570-877-3338 (PA). For more info see:  Shears in PA, NJ and MD.
    Bradford County
    Bucks, Northhampton, Lehigh & Montgomery Counties
    • Hoyt Emmons 215-541-0566 (Pennsburg)
      Professional shearing service in Southeastern PA and NJ. Over 20 years experience, BS Degree in Animal Husbandry. Specializing in small flocks, hand spinners, and pet sheep and goats.
    • Rod Gilbert 215-489-2247 (Doylestown)
    • Joel Markeveys 215-345-0897 (Doylestown) Travels to NJ
    • Harry Nehoda 215-348-7343 (Doylestown) Travels to NJ
    • Barb Smith 610-982-5410 (Bridgeton)
    Berks, Dauphin, Lancaster & York Counties
    • Nathan Good 717-927-9483 (Brogue)
    • Martin Gutekunst 717-652-3702 (Harrisburg)
    • David Matthews 717-993-3630 (Stewartstown)
    • Radell Peters 717-367-4084 (Elizabethtown)
    • Randy Stitzel 610-944-9247 (Fleetwood)
    • Ken Synder 717-862-3120 (Airville)
    Perry & Synder County
    • Pete Brummer 717-589-3401 (Millerstown)
    • Carl Geissinger 717-543-5130 (McClure)

  • Page Last Updated: 21-July-2015