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Iberian Mouflon Sheep Hunt in Spain

IBERIAN MOUFLON SHEEP SCIENTIFIC CLASSIFICATION

Order: Artiodactyla
Suborder: Rumiants
Family: Bovidae
Genus: Ovis
Specie: Ovis Orientalis
Subspecie: Ovis Orientalis Musimon
Body height: 2,45 – 2,78 ft 75 – 85 cm
Weight: 88 – 132 lbs.  40 – 60 kgs.

IBERIAN MOUFLON SHEEP HUNT METHOD

Hunting is done by stalking in Government game reserves.

EUROPEAN MOUFLON HUNT SEASON

From September to May. The best hunting season is from October to January.

GEOGRAPHIC RANGE

All Spanish territory and National Parks. The hunting area is at least 1,5 hours from Valencia airport.

IBERIAN MOUFLON HABITAT

From desert lands to high mountains.

EUROPEAN MOUFLON SHEEP CHARACTERISTICS

Mouflon sheep were introduced into Spain from the island of Corsica at the end of the 19th century. Providing very exciting hunting, this animal has outstanding eyesight and is known for its wariness. Mouflon live in herds and are usually led by a dominant ram. Spain has magnificent Mouflon trophies, which are capable of making any sheep hunter’s dreams come true.

IBERIAN MOUFLON SHEEP HUNT MAP

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IBERIAN MOUFLON SHEEP PICTURES GALLERY