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Breeds of Livestock - Sar Planina Sheep

Breeds of Livestock - Sar Planina Sheep

Sar Planina

sarplan2.jpgAlso Known By: Sarplaninska, Sar Mountain

The Sar Planina are of the Pramenka type. They are usually white but occationally black and white with black on the head and legs. Rams are horned and ewes are polled. They are primarily a meat and milk breed with carpet quality wool.

Reference:

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

Photographs:

Roger A. High, State Sheep Extension Specialist, Ohio State University

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