Our new mantra: It's just dirt, it's just dirt, it's just dirt.
Here is some of the wool, courtesy of Mark (the sheep) and Mistress Signy (the Pelican):
We filled a kiddy pool with water & dish detergent. Believe it or not, this is with the worst bits picked out and the wool pushed gently under the water.
Megan squeezes out rinse water:
It's now outside drying.
We were closely supervised through the whole process:
That's all for now!