(i) State the objective of animal breeding



(i) State the objective of animal breeding.
(ii) List the importance and limitations of inbreeding. How can the limitations be overcome?
(iii) Give an example of a new breed each of cattle and poultry.


(i) Animal breeding is a branch of animal husbandry that aims to increase the animal yield and improvement of desirable qualities of animal product.
(ii) Refer to text on page 221
(iii) New breed of cattle and poultry are Jersey and Leghorn respectively.