Nubian

  • Origin - England.
  • Type - Dairy breed.
  • Hair - Short, fine, and glossy hair with any color or colors (solid patterned) being acceptable.  However, black, red or tan are the most common colors, any of which may be in combination with white.
  • Face/Ear Type - A "Roman" or convex nose, and ears that are very long and pendulous (a "bell" shape) that hang close to the head.
  • Important Traits - High butterfat content, extended breeding season, best suited for hot conditions, and multi-purpose use (milk, meat, and hide).

Nubian


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