Breeds in Ethiopia

Speciessort descending Group Breed Synonyms
Dromedary Camels Unidentified Dromedary Camel Borena Borena
Dromedary Camels Unidentified Dromedary Camel Ethiopian Dromedary Ethiopian Dromedary
Goats Short-eared Small-horned Abergelle
Goats Short-eared Small-horned Long-eared Somali Large-White Somali, Galla, Digodi, Melebo, Boran Somali, Benadir, Gigwain
Goats Short-eared Small-horned Woyto-Guji Woyto, Guji, Konso
Goats Short-eared Small-horned Arsi-Bale Arsi, Gishe, Sidama, Manta, Awarch, Arusi
Goats Short-eared Small-horned Long-eared Somali Large-White Somali, Galla, Digodi, Melebo, Boran Somali, Benadir, Gigwain
Goats Short-eared Small-horned Afar Adal, Assaorta, Denakil, Abyssinian short-eared
Goats Thin-Tailed Gumuz
Goats Short-eared Small-horned Central Highland Brown Goat, Kaye, Maefur (in Eritrea), Central-Highland (in Ethiopia)
Goats Short-eared Small-horned Short-eared Somali Ogaden, Galla, Modugh, Mudugh, Dighier, Deghiyer, Dighi Yer, Denghier, Abgal, Ogaden, Issa-Somali, Habab, Maria, Bimal
Goats Short-eared Small-horned Hararghe Highland Kotu-Oromo
Goats Short-eared Small-horned Western Highland Agew
Goats Lop-eared goats Nubian Sudanese Nubian, Shukria, Sciucria, Langae, Hassen, Beladi, Bledi
Goats Short-eared Small-horned Keffa
Goats Short-eared Small-horned Western Lowland Shankila, Gumuz
Sheep Fat-tailed Hair Sheep Afar Danakil, Adal
Sheep Fat-tailed Sheep Wello
Sheep Fat-tailed Hair Sheep Bonga
Sheep Fat-tailed Coarse Wool (wavy wooled) Akale-Guzay Shimenzana, Rashaidi
Sheep Fat-tailed Sheep Washera Agew; Dangilla
Sheep Fat-tailed Coarse Wool (wavy wooled) Arsi-Bale Ethiopian Highland, Abyssinian, Arusi
Sheep Fat-rumped Hair sheep Blackhead Somali Berbera Blackhead, Blackhead Ogaden, Toposa (Sudan), Murle, Turkana, Gabbra, Boran, Adali (Afar blackhead), Blackhead Persian (in South Africa after genetic improvement), East African Blackheaded Persian (Uganda).
Sheep Fat-tailed Coarse Wool (wavy wooled) Tukur Lasta, Ethiopian Highland, Abyssinian, Tikur
Sheep Fat-tailed Coarse Wool (wavy wooled) Ethiopian Highland Abyssinian, Akale Guzay (Shimenzana), Arsi-Bale, Menz (Legagora, Rashaidi, Tukur (Lasta)