Abruzzo and Molise, in Italy, is where the Pagliarola sheep are found. A coarse to medium wooled breed, it is kept more for its meat production. The breed is usually colored yellowish white but is also found in reddish-black. Both sexes are polled.
Reference:Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.Photographs:
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