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Melsop Farm Park is home to a multitude of different animals for you to experience. Below is a list of all the different breeds of animal and birds you will find during your visit

Sheep

  • Balwen
  • Ryeland (white & Colored)
  • Jacob
  • Grey Face Dartmoor
  • Norfolk Horn
  • Kerry Hill
  • Herdwick
  • Ouessant (smallest sheep in the world)
  • Hungarian Screw-Horn

Goats

  • Pygmy
  • Golden Guernsey
  • Bagot

Pigs

  • Middle White
  • Tamworth
  • Berkshire

Poultry

  • Indian Game
  • Brahma
  • Cochin
  • Dorking
  • Maran
  • Orpington
  • Rhode Island Red
  • Sussex
  • Leghorn
  • Poland
  • Scots Dumpy
  • Silkie
  • Welsummer
  • Pekin
  • Sebright
  • Ixworth
  • Norfolk Grey
  • Transylvanian Naked Neck

Cattle

  • Belted Galloway
  • Gloucesters
  • White Park
  • Shetland

Zoo animals & Birds

  • Reindeer
  • Alpaca
  • Llama

Pheasants

  • Blue Eared

Hybrid Hens

  • Various types usually available

Turkey

  • Norfolk Black
  • Crollwitzer

Pigeons

  • Jacobin

Aviary Birds

  • Budgies
  • Cockatiels
  • Japanese Quail
  • Chinese Painted Quail

Swan

  • Trumpeter
  • Black-Necked

Geese

  • Cereopis
  • Magellan
  • Ruddy Head
  • Barnacle
  • Bar Headed
  • Emperor

Ducks

  • Fulvous Tree Duck
  • White-faced Tree Duck
  • Cuban Tree Duck
  • Ruddy Shelduck
  • Paradise Shelduck
  • Australian Shelduck
  • European Shelduck
  • Carolina
  • Mandarin
  • Maned Duck
  • Brazilian Teal
  • Ring Teal
  • Falcated Teal
  • Baikal Teal
  • Blonde Pintail
  • Red Sholver
  • New Zealand Shovler
  • Red-Crested Pochard
  • Rosy-Billed Pochard
  • European Pochard
  • Tufted
  • New Zealand Scaup
  • European Widgeon
  • European Eider
  • Hooded Merganser

Domestic Ducks

  • Call
  • Hookbill
  • Muscovy
  • German Pekin
  • Rouen
  • Indian Runner
  • Crested
  • Cayuga
  • Mini Crested

Domestic Geese

  • African
  • American Buff
  • Sebastopol
  • Steinbacher