The Adal is found in the region surrounding Dancalia in northeastern Ethiopia. They
are a meat breed and blond in color (white to light brown). Occasionally they are
also pied or dark brown. They are one of the hair sheep breeds, are polled and often
Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth
Edition. C.A.B. International. 273 pp.