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1

what are two hair breeds of sheep?

Barbados blackbelly and Dorper

2

What sheep breed has the finest wool

Merino

3

what two breeds have a high % of triplets?

Romanov and Finnish Landrace

4

what is the most labor intensive system of producing lambs?

accelerated lambing

5

what is the best time of year to shear sheep in a temperate climate?

April

6

what are two dairy goat breeds?

La mancha and Alpine

7

what species would make the best use of woody plants during winter?

Bison

8

Bison breed in?

July-Aug and calve in spring

9

what is the correct order of fat content? (fat -> lean)

beef -> pork -> chicken -> bison

10

elk breed in?

fall

11

when is velvet removed from elk and red deer?

early summer

12

what is the largest breed organization in the world?

American Quarter horse

13

what is not a genetic disorder associated with Arabians?

hyperkalemic periodic paralysis

14

what are the two racing gaits of Standardbred?

Pace and trot

15

what is the organization that requires live cover?

Jockey Club

16

what does tylopodia mean?

padded foot

17

what is the most important feature of alpaca and llama meat?

lower fat and cholesterol than beef

18

T/F alpaca and llamas are used as packing animals in SA

false

19

what is the gestation of a horse?

11-12 mo

20

gestation of a bison?

280 D

21

gestation of a laying hen

21 D`

22

gestation of a pig

115 D

23

gestation of new world camelids

11-12 mo

24

gestation of old world camelids

13-14 mo

25

taxonomy of red deer

cervus elaphus

26

taxonomy of elk

cervus Canadensis

27

red deer and elk can crossbreed and produce fertile offspring

true

28

what are the names of male and female red deer and elk?

stag and hind

29

velvet antlers are collected in ______ and sawed off when it is about ____________ grown

Summer, 55% grown

30

taxonomy of llama

llama glama

31

what are the two breeds of alpaca

huacaya and suri

32

taxonomy of guanacos

llama guanacoe

33

taxonomy of vicuna

vincuna vicugna

34

baby vicunas are called

fawns

35

baby llama and alpacas are called

cria

36

what country produces most of the worlds alpaca fibre?

Peru

37

baby guanacos are called

chulengos

38

what is a zoonotic parasite of new world camelids

sarcocystis

39

artiodactlya means?

even toed