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Cornish Game poultry were developed in Cornwall in the south-west of England from the 1820s to the 1840s. Asil and black-breasted Old English Game...

Cover for feral pigs

Feral pigs are domestic pigs which have been allowed to run wild (Whittemore, 1998). Feral pigs have established through unrestrained domestic pigs...

Cover for Barbados Blackbelly sheep

The ancestors of Barbados Blackbelly sheep are thought to have originally come from West Africa as part of the transport of goods to the West Indies...

Cover for Shorthorn Cattle breeds

There were reports of superior shorthorn cattle in Yorkshire as early as the sixteenth century, which were probably mainly derived from red-and-white...

Cover for Criollo cattle

Anthropological and palaeontological evidence shows that cattle were absent in America until Christopher Columbus discovered the continent. In 1493,...

Cover for West African Dwarf goats

Goats are believed to be one of the earliest ruminants to be domesticated, around 9000-7000 BC. Excavated cave art dating from up to 20,000 years ago...