The oldest domesticated farm animal is the ______
Goats have ______ chromosomes
In goats, the intersex condition is linked to the ________ gene
Wild Type Goat Breeds include these 2 genuses
This type of domestic goat is kept for its fiber- mohair
which is similar to wool but smoother and thinner.
This breed is also very susceptible to parasites
This domestic type goat is exotic, usually kept as a pet, horned
and a duel purpose breed.
What are the 6 breeds of goats used for dairy?
This dairy breed of goat is an all purpose breed
have ears that extend at least one inch beyond muscle,
have low milk yield but high butterfat,
and have a "roman nose"
This dairy breed of cattle is totally white or cream in color.
BOTH SEXES are horned!
They have erect ears and NO roman nose
This dairy breed of goat is brown,
and has white erect ears with dark spots on them.
They have a white strip down their face and are known for
excellent udder condition and high milk production
This dairy breed of goat is horned with a white strip down its face.
Bucks have roached hair along the spine.
They are good milkers with large well-shaped udders
and well placed teats of desirable shape
This dairy breed of goat has
2 black strips down their face from above the eyes to a black muzzle.
They have black bellies and udders.
This dairy breed of goat has
short ears (goher/elf ears)
and a high butterfat content
What are the 2 meat breeds of goats?
Boer and Spanish
This meat breed of goat is from south africa.
They are horned with looped ears, white bodies with brown or red heads.
They are highly resistant to parasites.
This meat breed of goat is now on the endangered species list.
Fainting goats suffer from this hereditary condition
Religious taboos are held against _________ but not ______
Religious taboos are held against GOATS but not SHEEP
What are the 3 wool type sheep breeds?
What are the 5 meat type sheep breeds?
This breed of sheep has the finest, softest wool of all breeds
Which is the horned merino breed of sheep?
SAXON merino = horned
Which is the polled breed of merino sheep?
Est a Laine Merino
This breed of sheep is used for wool, but also for meat.
It is found in the Western US and is very tall.
This wool type sheep breed naturally sheds their wool
and are found on niche organic farms.
They have long legs and lamb easily.
This meat type sheep breed is the most common breed in NA.
They are hornless and have a black face
with NO WOOL ON THEIR FACE.
Suffolk sheep can have this genetic condition
which causes them to have large butts.
Suffolk sheep are genetically prone to _________
which can lead to encephalopathy
This meat type sheep breed is
MEDIUM TO SMALL sized and are gray to mouse-brown in color.
Dams usually have TWINS first, then singles later in life.
They have curly white coats with good quality wool
This meat breed of sheep is most known for its
prolific lambing- 2 to 3 lambing seasons per year.
Polled is the DOMINANT gene.
Horned will present with curled horns.