The Chester White Pig is a breed of large, fatty pigs that originated in the United States of America. This is a domestic breed that actively takes part in commercial crossbreeding operations for pork in the country. Though not as well-known as the Yorkshire, the Hampshire, or the Duroc pigs, they are a versatile breed and are perfect for both intensive and extensive pig farming.
Emden goose is one of the oldest varieties of domestic breed of goose dating back to around 200 years. One of the tallest breeds of goose, It is popular for commercial meat production because of its large size and fast growth rate.
Sumava chicken has its origin in the Bohemian forest of Czech Republic. It’s a very old breed of chicken.
Toda buffalo is a semi-wild breed of buffalo found in the Nilgiri Hills of the state of Tamil Nadu, India. Among the Indian buffaloes, it is a unique breed and forms a genetically isolated population.
Bali duck is an ancient type of domestic duck found in Bali, Indonesia. Although its egg laying capability is high, it is basically raised for decoration or as pets. It is akin to the Indian Runner Duck – the only difference being the presence of crest on the top of the head.
The Chato Murciano Pig is a breed of large, domesticated swine having a characteristic short snout. This is a meat breed originating in Spain as a result of a mixed-breeding program. This pig breed is ideal for the production of lean pork, extremely tender bacon, and sausage.
Choctaw hog is a variety of domestic pig found in the United States. The pig was originally reared by the Native Americans especially for its meat. Currently, there are only a few hundred members left and are labeled as critically rare. The breed is mostly confined in the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma.
The Chamois Colored Goat is a breed of mountain goats that was developed in Switzerland. These are domesticated, dual-purpose goats that are popular for their good quality meat and tasty milk (and other dairy products). Known for their gentle disposition and good looks, these animals are also reared simply as house/farm pets in many places.
The Charnequeira Goat is an ancient breed of domesticated Portuguese goats. They are primarily red-colored, dual-purpose goats that are primarily raised for both milk and meat. These animals are easy to maintain since they require no specific housing in the farms, and can graze for their own food.
The Shetland Duck is a breed of highly endangered waterfowls that are native to the Shetland Islands in Scotland, located in the northern reaches of the United Kingdom. They are at present mainly raised for ornamental purposes and are known for their good looks and amusing personality, since they apparently seem to be very busy all day. However, urgent attention is required for the conservation of this breed.