Rouge de l'Ouest Sheep

About Rouge de l'Ouest SheepAbout Rouge de l'Ouest Sheep

Rouge de L ouest are medium-sized Sheep. As its name suggests its head, which is hornless, can vary from pink to deep red and is covered with fine hair. The legs are a similar color to the head and are covered in fine hair. The fleece is fine with a short staple which grows into a dense 'jacket' giving the breed ample protection against the harshest weather. Average mature ewes weighs 75-100kg, rams 100-140kg.

Content and Photo Content: National Sheep Association.