Sheep registrations in Canada

This section host statistics on sheep registrations in Canada.

Sheep registrations in Canada from 2016 to 2020
Breed 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Border Cheviot 60 60 61 87 34
Border Leicester 51 60 85 69 74
Canadian Arcott 453 446 459 490 612
Charollais 277 245 269 224 389
Clun Forest 65 113 82 59 87
Corriedale 69 59 70 56 18
Dorper 645 762 601 438 490
Dorset (Horned and Polled) 1,156 1,177 1,110 1,086 993
East Friesian 101 73 87 68 127
Finnsheep 222 84 183 214 192
Hampshire 375 451 373 408 414
Icelandic 180 205 223 201 258
Île de France 177 250 149 238 291
Katahdin 465 589 266 261 346
Lincoln 14 25 23 48 19
North Country Cheviot 530 496 353 490 268
Oxford down 106 129 126 115 60
Polypay 432 298 263 135 277
Rambouillet 13 111 19 21 58
Rideau Arcott 1,131 1,346 1,515 1,628 1,804
Romanov 758 1,523 2,051 1,530 2,315
Romney 15 30 24 33 31
Shropshire 69 112 82 105 78
Southdown 187 261 224 194 149
Suffolk 1,775 1,852 1,979 1,565 1,807
Texel 250 139 127 143 91
Others 154 141 183 123 130
Total registrations 9,730 11,037 10,987 10,029 11,412

Source: Breed associations and Canadian livestock records corporation

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