Faren is a species in the family of carp fish. Similar to Bream.
It has a limited distribution in Sweden, it is including in Vänern, Hjälmaren and Mälaren.
Sheep is a slow growing fish, at 3-4 years is the only 16 cm long. Grown becomes at 8-11 years and are then usually 25-35 cm long. At most it may be 45 cm. It usually weigh between 3-600 grams.