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    DescriptionThe UK is home to a wide variety of livestock breeds. Some of these can be seen throughout the country while others are extremely rare, victims of changes in farming methods, consumer tastes or simply unlucky circumstance. In this new book Jack draws our attention to 44 breeds in need of protection. They are all native to the UK and most of the breeds featured have less than 1,000 breeding females remaining. Following the style of his previous book, Jack's concise texts explain each breed's history, appearance and uses today. Each text is accompanied by a full page photograph of the breed.


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    Title
    Know Your Rare Breeds
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jack Byard
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 96
    Width: 155 mm
    Height: 104 mm
    Thickness: 8 mm
    Weight: 114 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781908397195
    ISBN 10: 1908397195
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: COU
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S8.4
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBK
    BIC subject category V2: TVH
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27650
    BISAC V2.8: TEC003020
    BIC subject category V2: 1DBK
    DC23: 636.00941
    Publisher
    Old Pond Publishing Ltd
    Imprint name
    Old Pond Publishing Ltd
    Publication date
    09 October 2012
    Publication City/Country
    Ipswich
    Table of contents
    SHEEP 1. Balwen Welsh Mountain 2. Boreray 3. Castlemilk Moorit 4. Hill Radnor 5. Leicester Longwool 6. North Ronaldsay 7. Portland 8. Teeswater 9. Whitefaced Woodland GOATS 10. Bagot 11. Golden Guernsey CATTLE 12. Aberdeen Angus 13. Chillingham Wild Cattle 14. Gkoucester 15. Hereford 16. Irish Moiled 17. Lincoln Red 18. Northern Dairy Shorthorn 19. Shetland 20. Vaynol 21. Whitebred Shorthorn PIGS 22. Berkshire 23. British Lop 24. British Saddleback 25. Gloucestershire Old Spots 26. Large Black 27. Middle White 28. Tamworth 29. Welsh HORSES & PONIES 30. Cleveland Bay 31. Clydesdale 32. Dales Pony 33. Eriskay Pony 34. Exmoor Pony 35. Hackney 36. Shire 37. Suffolk Punch 38. Welsh Mountain Pony CHICKENS & TURKEYS 39. Brown Sussex 40. Brussbar 41. Buff 42. Modern Langshan 43. Norfolk Black 44. Whitefaced Black Spanish