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Rambouillet Sheep Breed Profile

About Rambouillet sheep breed : The Rambouillet sheep breed is also known as the Rambouillet Merino or the French Merino. The development of the Rambouillet breed started in 1786 when the French government either purchased or Louis XVI received a gift of over three hundred Spanish Merinos (318 ewes, 41 rams, 7 wethers) from Lousi XVI cousin, the King of …

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