Lamancha

  • Origin - Oregon, United States.
  • Type - Dairy breed.
  • Hair - Short, fine, and glossy hair that can be almost any color or combination of colors
  • Face/Ear Type - Straight or slightly dished face, and very small ear flaps that almost make them look earless.
  • Important Traits - Milk yield, high butterfat, sturdy, hardy, and excellent temperament.

Lamancha

Lamancha ear types:

  • Gopher ear - an approximate maximum length of one inch, but preferably non-existent and with very little or no cartilage.  The end of the ear must be turned up or down.  This is the only type of ear which will make a buck eligible for registration.
  • Elf ear - an approximate maximum length of two inches is allowed, the end of the ear must be turned up or turned down, and cartilage shaping the small ear is allowed.

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