Blackhead Persian was selected as the mother breed given the exceptional performance under harsh environmental conditions.
The Dorset Horn was selected because it offered a longer breeding season in comparison to other British sheep breeds.
Research on the Dorper continued and in 1950, the Dorper Breeders Society was formed by 28 farmers and 11 officials.
A score card was developed with the following traits in order of importance:
Goal: To become one of the foremost Dorper breeders in North America.
Dooglynn Dorpers & Borders is registered with the Canadian Livestock Records Corporation(CLRC). Progeny sold as full bloods are registered with the CLRC, identified by the pre-fix Dooglynn on the pedigree and the tattoo DO. We are members of the Alberta Sheep Breeders Association, Canadian Dorper Sheep Association, and the Canadian Livestock Records Corporation.
- Sale of full blood and commercial breeding Rams & Ewes
- Finished Lambs, processed & inspected
- Hay For Sale: Alfalfa/Meadow Brome/ Timothy (stored in shed)