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.
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National Sheep Association.