The Qashquai is found in the region surrounding Fars in Iran. It is a carpet wool
breed also raised for meat. Generally seen with various colored spots on the head
and legs. Ewes are polled. This is one of the fat-tailed breeds of sheep.
Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth
Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.