Rare Breeds on Manx Farms

It’s not only the Davis family that gives a home to rare and endangered farm animals on the Isle of Man. Here are just some of the other animals to be found on our Island and the farmers who keep them.

CATTLE

Shetland Cattle

Shetland Cattle

Shetland Cattle

Clare Faulds, The Lynague, German
John and Fiona Anderson, Knockaloe Beg Farm, Patrick

Whitebred Shorthorn

Whitebred Shorthorn

Whitebred Shorthorn

Bobby Corlett, North Grawe Farm, Laxey

Highland Cattle

Shetland Cattle

Highland Cattle

John and Fiona Anderson, Knockaloe Beg Farm, Patrick

Norther Dairy Shorthorn Cattle

Shetland Cattle

Northern Dairy Shorthorn Cattle

John and Fiona Anderson, Knockaloe Beg Farm, Patrick

SHEEP

Lincoln Longwool

Lincoln Longwool

Lincoln Longwool

Rose Quayle, Lower Foxdale

Manx Loaghtan

Manx Loughtan

Manx Loughtan

Lt-Col P Glenn-Riley, Balleira Farm, Kirkmichael;
Peter Kelly, Church Farm, Cregneash;
Julian Teare, Lheaney Ballakerta, Sulby;

Ouessant

Ouessant

Ouessant

James Graham, Cammall Farm, Kirkmichael

Portland Sheep

Manx Loughtan

Portland Sheep

John and Fiona Anderson, Knockaloe Beg Farm, Patrick

PIGS

Large Black

Large Black

Large Black

Will & Charlotte Traynor, The Lynague, German
Val Garretty, Kerroomooar Farm, Kerrookeil

Tamworth Pigs

Large Black

Tamworth Pigs

John and Fiona Anderson, Knockaloe Beg Farm, Patrick
Tracey Ridgway, Close Leece Farm, Patrick Road, St John’s

GOATS

Golden Guernsey Goats

Large Black

Golden Guernsey Goats

John and Fiona Anderson, Knockaloe Beg Farm, Patrick
Tracey Ridgway, Close Leece Farm, Patrick Road, St John’s

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