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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.

After completing and submitting a form, you will be automatically redirected to the payment page. Membership dues payment covers membership from January through December.

Click here for online Adult Membership Application

Click here for online Junior Membership Application

Click here for printable Adult Membership Application

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.

Election Information

Four director positions are up for election this fall. 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 15th, 2019.  The following candidates have accepted nominations:

Ben Binkley, Joelton, TN
Crystal Emsoff, Chilcoot, CA
Dr. Dennis Fennewald, Cookeville, TN
Darroll Grant, Aumsville, OR
Sharon Holman, Sonora, TX
Judi Mault, Indian Valley, ID
Freddie Richardson, Rosedale, VA
Freddy Roussouw, Phillipsburg, KS

Lamb Country Cooking Cookbook

Due to popular demand, additional Lamb Country Cooking cookbooks are available for purchase on the iamcountryside.com website.

Click here to order.

Click to buy Dorpers Into the New Century

Cost is $40.00, plus $3.00 shipping/handling fee.  Click here to buy online or mail your $43.00 check to: ADSBS, PO Box 259, Hallsville, MO 65255 and write in the memo “Dorpers Into the New Century” book or include a post-it note.

January 22-25 American Sheep Industry Convention, Scottsdale, AZ
For info: www.sheepusa.org

January 31-February 2 Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo (Ft. Worth Regional Dorper Show), Fort Worth, TX
For info: www.fwssr.com

February 9-10 San Antonio Livestock Show & Rodeo, San Antonio, TX
For info: www.sarodeo.com

February 14-16 San Angelo Livestock Show & Rodeo, San Angelo, TX
For info: www.sanangelorodeo.com

Click here to view more 2020 events.


Pear-marinated Roast Leg of Lamb

Click here for this and other recipes.

Dorper Lamb - High Quality Meat

Sheep for Sale