Chalkidiki

 

History

The Chalkidiki Sheep was already mentioned by I.N.Dimitriadis in 1954 as one of the breeds descending from ‘ruda’ type sheep originally from Albania. In 2017 a small herd of the breed was located by the ‘Amalthia Network’ near Vavdos (Chalkidiki).

Morphological characteristics
It is a medium-sized, even-woolled, and thin-tailed sheep.

Population*

Status is unknown (2019).

 

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