Breeds in South Africa

Species Groupsort descending Breed Synonyms
Cattle Commercial Composites Bonsmara
Cattle Commercial Composites Drakensberger
Sheep Developed / composite breeds Bezuidenhout Africander
Sheep Developed / composite breeds Vandor
Sheep Developed / composite breeds Walrich Mutton Merino
Sheep Developed / composite breeds Dohne Merino Dhone Merino
Sheep Developed / composite breeds White Wooled Mountain
Sheep Developed / composite breeds Dormer Dorman
Sheep Developed / composite breeds Van Rooy Van Rooy While Persian
Sheep Developed / composite breeds Dorper White Dorper, Dorsian, Dorsie (in Afrikaans)
Sheep Developed / composite breeds Afrino
Sheep Developed / composite breeds Dorper White Dorper, Dorsian, Dorsie (in Afrikaans)
Goats Developed goat breeds Boer Africander, South African Common
Sheep Fat-rumped Hair sheep South African Persian Persian, Blackhead persian
Sheep Fat-tailed Fur sheep Karakul Astrakhan, Bukhara, Arabi, Duzabi, Kambar, Shirazi, Sur; Persian Lamb
Sheep Fat-tailed Fur sheep Karakul Astrakhan, Bukhara, Arabi, Duzabi, Kambar, Shirazi, Sur; Persian Lamb
Sheep Fat-tailed Hair Sheep Pedi Bapedi
Sheep Fat-tailed Hair Sheep Africander Cape fat-tailed, Namaqua Africander, Ronderib Africander, Blinkhaar, Steekhaar, Nama
Sheep Fat-tailed Hair Sheep Damara
Sheep Fat-tailed Hair Sheep Damara
Sheep Fat-tailed Hair Sheep Zulu Nguni
Sheep Fat-tailed Hair Sheep Namaqua Afrikaner, Transvaal
Sheep Fine Wool Sheep South African Merino Multi-horned Merino
Sheep Fine Wool Sheep South African Merino Multi-horned Merino
Cattle Humpless Longhorns N'Dama Boenca, Boyenca, Fouta Jallon, Fout, Malinke, Mandingo, N'Dama Petite, Fouta Malinke, Futa, N'Dama Peti, Gambian Longhorn