New Breeds

Animal Science Project

Anboer

The parents of this breed are the Amgora and Boer goat.

The characteristics: This breed is a dual-purpose. For its mohair and it's meat. It has the same markings as the Boer and the horns from the Angora.


Strengths:

The size and temperament make it easy for women to work with them

Dual-purpose

Highly resistant to diseases


Weakness:

Not hardy

High nutrient requirement

Easily over fed

Chevidown

The parents of this breed are the Cheviot and Southdown sheep.

The charactistcs: This breed is a dual-purpose. For its wool and meat. It has a grey face and white wool.


Strengths:

Resistant to hot or cold climates

Wet conditions

Resistant to worms and feetret


Weakness:

No horns for protection