About Beltex Sheep
|Photo Source: National Sheep Association|
The Beltex is a medium sized sheep, long in the body. It is
wedge-shaped from a narrow shoulder to a distinctive large, double-muscled
hindquarter. The head is generally white in color but may have black, blue or
brown shadings or patches. The fore face is short and thick. The fleece is
tight, dense of medium staple length. Average male bodyweight 95kg.
National Sheep Association