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Breeds of Livestock - North Ronaldsay Sheep

Breeds of Livestock - North Ronaldsay Sheep

North Ronaldsay

northronaldsay-web-1.jpgThe North Ronaldsay breed is found in Orkney, Scotland. One of the Northern Short-tailed type, they are typically white or gray but are occasionally found in black or brown. The males are horned and the females are polled.

For additional information please contact:
North Ronaldsay Sheep Fellowship, Peter Titley, Outlane, Waltonhurst Lane, Eccleshall, Stafford, ST21 6JS. phone: (+44) (0)1785 850183

Reference:

Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.

Photographs:

John Thompson, Animal Photography, Marylebone Mews, London W1G 8PY.



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