Twins, Lambs, Western Australia
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IN the past few years it has become widely accepted that the ability to produce twin or multiple lambs is a heritable characteristic.
This means that breeding from sheep born as twins should give more multiple births and higher lambing percentages than breeding from sheep born as single lambs.
Halpin, G T. and Nelson, P.
"How to identify twin-born lambs,"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 6
, Article 5.
Available at: https://researchlibrary.agric.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol6/iss5/5