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JACOB SHEEP

Ovis Aries

Family: Bovidae

Origin: Scotland

Lifespan: 12 to 15 years

Reproduction: After 5 months of maternity, the female (Ewe) gives birth to 1 or 2 young per year called lambs.

Nutrition diet: Herbivore (grass, hay and cereals…)

Description: The main feature of the Jacob sheep is that it has 4 horns (some subspecies can even have 6 horns). The male (ram) has the most impressive horns. This sheep is piebald, which means that it has two colours (black and white). Like other sheeps it is sheared every year and can produce 3kg of wool. The sheep baas.