Abruzzo and Molise, in Italy, is where the Pagliarola sheep are found. A coarse to
medium wooled breed, it is kept more for its meat production. The breed is usually
colored yellowish white but is also found in reddish-black. Both sexes are polled.
Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth
Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.