Epirus Orino

 

History

Epirus Orino or Boutsiko is a mountain type sheep, widely viewed as improved Vlach sheep subjected to mild selective breeding and raised under better conditions. Certain herds are controlled by the Ioannina CAGR.

 

Morphological Traits

The Boutsiko is a small sized, thin-tailed breed, with mixed wool.

Productivity traits

Population*

Classified as ‘Not at Risk’ (2019).

 

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