OMIA:000292-9940 : Doggy wool in Ovis aries (sheep)

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Species-specific description: Short, coarse, glossy wool of non-descript type.

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:000292-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1965 Chapman, R.E., Short, B.F. :
Crimp in wool : the skin histology of normal and doggy-fleeced sheep Australian Journal of Agricultural Research 16:211-218, 1965.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 17 Oct 2011