United Horned Hair Sheep Association, Inc.


TRAITS REQUIRED FOR REGISTRATION:
  • Rams must have horns
  • Color as per Breed Standards must be exhibited with limited individual
    variances. United Horned Hair Sheep Association, Inc., reserves the right to
    request additional photos showing horns, coat or other attributes of the sheep
    for which registration or recording is requested.
  • Mature rams must display a white saddle patch during the winter
  • Sheep at maturity normally exhibiting shedding ability
  • Tails must be less than 4 inches or 11 coccygeal vertebrae in length

TRAITS DISCRIMINATED AGAINST (considered a fault):
  • Rams’ horns touching the face or neck at maturity and causing a health issue
    which is not monitored by the owner
  • Extra Teats on ewes
  • Slight under or over bite, with teeth just barely touching the edge of the dental
    pad
  • Sheep which do not shed out completely at maturity on a general basis

DISQUALIFICATIONS:
  • Sheep with a known background which contains sheep other than Mouflon
    Sheep
  • Rams which are polled or have scurs at maturity
  • Ewes with scurs (not applicable to ewes with short horns or horns which had
    broke off)
  • Tails more than 4 inches or 11 coccygeal vertebrae
  • Docked tails
  • Hermaphroditism
  • One or both testicles not descended
  • Severe under or over bite, with distinct space between teeth and edge of dental
    pad
  • Entropion (inverted eye lids) or other genetic eyelid defects
  • Naturally occurring droopy or floppy ears on adults

NOTES:
Sheep with Disqualifying traits are not eligible for registration and will be denied
registration. Excessive Discriminating traits of an individual sheep may render that
sheep ineligible for registration if, at the inspectors and board of directors discretion,
such traits seriously challenge the breed identity.
THIS website is copyright May 2009 by United Horned
Hair Sheep Association, Inc.  Active Members of UHHSA
are permitted to use information on their website to help
in ethical and honest promotion and education about the
breeds represented.  However, a link to this website
should be provided.

Pictures are copyrighted by owners of the sheep
pictured and permission will need to be sought to use the
pictures.
MOUFLON SHEEP REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS