Bovidae

Morphology

Classification

Classe
Mammals
Family
Bovidae
Ovis aries
 

Habitat

It comes from Scotland, at least in its ‘modern’ version. However, it transpires that this sheep is indigenous to the Mediterranean and more specifically Mesopotamia and the Middle East.
 

DIET

Ewes and sheep mainly feed on grass, flowers and seeds.
 

Reproduction - LIFESPAN

Lifespan : about ten years
Sexual maturity : 6 to 8 months
Gestation : 5 months
Generally 2 young.