North Ronaldsay sheep

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North Ronaldsay Sheep
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Twa sheep on the shoreline o North Ronaldsay
Conservation status
Kintra o oreeginScotland
UiseMeat, Oo
Traits
Weight
  • Male: 30 kg (66 lb)
  • Female: 25 kg (55 lb)
Height
  • Male: 41 cm (16 in)
  • Female: 41 cm (16 in)
Oo colourWhite, gray, broun, black
Horn statusHorned

The North Ronaldsay or Orkney is a breed o domestic sheep frae North Ronaldsay, the northrenmaist island o Orkney, aff the north coast o Scotland.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Barbara Rischkowsky, D. Pilling (eds.) (2007). p. 138. List of breeds documented in the Global Databank for Animal Genetic Resources, annex tae The State of the World's Animal Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture. Roum: Fuid an Agricultur Organisation o the Unitit Naitions. ISBN 9789251057629. Accessed August 2017.
  2. Watchlist 2017–18. Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire: Rare Breeds Survival Trust. Accessed Mey 2017.