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American Dorper Sheep Breeders’ Society –
the official registry for Dorper Sheep in the United States.

The Society was organized in December of 1995. In October of 1996 the first event was held in Cameron, Texas with attendees from Mexico, Canada, South Africa and several regions of the United States. The first business meeting was held and a board of directors was elected. By December 1996, the organizational by-laws were formalized and the Society was incorporated.

2021 Director Candidates

Four director positions are up for election this year by members of the American Dorper Sheep Breeders’ Society. There are nine candidates who have accepted nominations. Ballots will be mailed to all eligible ADSBS Members around October 15th and must be returned by U.S. Mail, postmarked no later than November 16, 2020. The top three qualified vote-getters will win the three-year terms, and the fourth will receive the two-year term to fill a vacancy. The candidates’ information in alphabetical order appears below.

Online Registration Database

To obtain an online password, you must be a current paid member and you must email adsbsoffice@centurytel.net from the email address listed on your account.  Please request the online password and provide your member code (if you have it) or your membership name.

ADSBS Announces New Executive Secretary

The American Dorper Sheep Breeders Society Board of Directors has hired Kasey Woolam Gordon of Danville, Kentucky to serve as Executive Secretary. Kasey grew up in the livestock industry with registered sheep and beef cattle. Her passion for the livestock industry extends today as she actively farms with her husband and his family, backgrounding feeder cattle and running both a commercial and registered cow herd.  Read more about Kasey here.