Indigenous breed, descended from Biellese (Alpine group).
Is bred in the provinces of Cuneo, Biella and Vercelli (Piedmont Region).
Height at the withers:
- Male: 86 cm
- Female: 81 cm
- Male: 90 kg
- Female: 80 kg
Uni coloured: white.
The breed is adapted to the local environment (hills).
Sheep Tacola (photo www.regione.piemonte.it)
Tacola (photo www.dsz.unito.it)