Breeds of Livestock, Department of Animal Science
Breeds of Livestock - Kajli Sheep
The Kajli is a thin tailed sheep that is mutton/wool type. It is found in the Sargodha and Gujrat districts in the Punjab Province of Pakistan.
They are a large size with a white body coat with a black circle around the eyes and a black tip extending to the lower one-third of the ears. The wool yield is 3.0 kg (medium; fiber diameter 37.6m). They have a typical roman nose, well developed and muscular body and are very leggy. The Kajli average one liter per day of milk production.
Muhammad Tahir, Associate Professor, Department of Animal Breeding & Genetics, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, PakistanPhotographs:Muhammad Tahir, Associate Professor, Department of Animal Breeding & Genetics, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
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