By Valeria Porter
This can be a re-creation of a customary reference textual content, and includes key breed information regarding livestock, sheep, pigs, goats, horses, asses and buffalo. It includes nearly 9000 entries and cross-references on breeds, sub-breeds, varieties, types, lines and features of those species. the purpose is to incorporate all of the farm animals names that could be encountered in overseas literature. each one access comprises the present urged English identify, sector or kingdom of foundation, notes on utilization, via a quick actual description of the breed, by way of colour/markings, horns, and coat sort. there's a description of the connection with different breeds or varieties, and ancient notes in regards to the starting place of the breed, plus info of breed societies, and herdbooks the place proper. eventually, overseas names and synonyms are indexed, to help identity. The ebook has been completely up to date because the 4th version was once released in 1996. Revisions were undertaken by way of Valerie Porter, a well-respected writer of extra well known works on animal breeds.
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Antioqueño), Bon, BON/[= white blackeared]/ rare Blanc-rouge de Belgique: see Belgian White-and-Red Blässiges: see White-marked Blauw: (Netherlands)/colour var. : blue roan/rare Blauwbont: (Netherlands)/colour var. m/blue, blue pied or white/cf. Belgian Blue/HB 1982, BS 1986/syn. [dr]/yellow or yellow-brown/orig. : Coopelso 93/HB; BS also Canada, GB 1971, Denmark, Australia and New Zealand, USA 1973, Ireland 1975, Belgium, Argentina; HB Netherlands/syn. m/blue roan, or blue roan and white/orig.
Dutch Friesian/rare Black Pied East Belgian: see Hervé Black Pied Black Pied Hervé: see Hervé Black Pied Black Pied Jutland: see Jutland Black Pied Black Pied Lowland: see Friesian (esp. German Black Pied) Black Pied Podolian: see Podolian Black Pied Black Pied Polders: see Polders Black Pied Black Pied Valdostana: see Aosta Black Pied Black Pinzgau: see Dorna Black Pisa milch cow: see Pisana Blacksided Trondheim and Nordland: (N Norway)/d/white with black (occ. red) sides or spots on side; pd/sim.
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Mason's World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties by Valeria Porter