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A fluffy white Cholistani sheep with a black face.The Cholistani is a thin tail, mutton and wool type that is found in parts of distincts of Bahawalnagar, Bahawalpur and Rahim Yar Khan and Cholistan tract in Punjab Province of Pakistan.


They are of medium size with a white body coat with black to brown head and ears. The wool yield is 2.0 kg (medium, fiber diameter 40.2 m). They have small stubby ears, hence locally called 'Buchi'.




Muhammad Tahir, Associate Professor, Department of Animal Breeding & Genetics, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan

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