100% CAE Negative on entire herd
you for your interest in our beautiful
herd of purebred Nubians that I dearly treasure.
Our desire has
always been and continues to be for each and every kid or the
occasional adult offered, to bless every one who's hands they go
into. Everyone who've chosen to put their trust in Jacobs Pride
and invest in us. It's our heart's desire and prayer for them to
succeed. Will every animal meet every expectation? Most likely
not, not for us, not for others but it's still in our heart and
prayer that they will not only meet but exceed our heart's
Our herd consists
of hard working ladies who milk strong and consistent to hold long steady
lactations. The gentlemen work contributing to half our herd.
Our kids who work, start out learning to work in the show ring,
as do their parents on the show circuit.
Our animals have consistently
linear appraised excellent, milk well and continue to show
competitively, continuing to be
strong competitors in every category, the show ring, appraisal
scores and milk pail. To God be all the praise and glory
began in 1993 and has remained focused on
breeding well rounded, quality Nubians that reproduce themselves
in all 3 categories of milk, L/A and show ability. In our
breeding program, they are bred to display the beautiful
attributes of Nubian breed character. Specifically, their
beautiful roman nose and a long, belled ear that's distinctively
known for our breed. Along with breeding for a beautiful ear and
roman nose, a unique Jacobs Pride style that displays eloquence
and beauty, to pay tribute to our majestic Nubian.
achieved proven high milk production from ADGA
Top Ten awards to Superior Genetics (SG.) titles with
generations of *star milkers and permanent champions.
Jacobs Pride has further earned
years of outstanding, powerful linear
appraisal scores, proving their ability to continuously
reproduce themselves throughout the years.
striven to breed these beautiful
Nubians with their beautiful, distinctive look and
style that's a pleasure to rest my eyes on. Elegant, long boned
animals, strong in general appearance, dripping with the
beautiful Nubian breed character about the head and ear they are
noted for. The noble, the large, the beautiful, magnificent
Nubians have an inherent gentle, calm, quiet and loving
dispositions. It is this type of Nubian I love and have had the
heart to breed. This is the Nubian I continually strive for in
my breeding program.
in the official records of
D.H.I.R and the
ADGA Linear Appraisal program, which we begin implementing
in the beginning of Jacobs Pride back in
1994. We began linear appraising in 1994 and D.H.I.R started up
in our herd in 1996.
and linear appraisal has been an effective management tool for us through the years
in breeding fine Nubians and a tremendous asset for anyone
investing in a Jacobs Pride animal.
management began and continues
carefully managed for running a
disease free herd.
are and always have been a 100% CL free herd and 100% CL free
entire herd is 100% CAE negative, running annual, whole herd
blood samples for
CAE to insure we are 100% CAE negative.
has accomplished to date, with the numbers continuing to climb;
Jacobs Pride animals have earned the SG status
Jacobs Pride animals have earned permanent Grand Champion status
Excellent L/A Mammary scores
Permanent L/A 91
Permanent L/A 92
Jacobs Pride does have
made the ADGA TOP TEN
Breed Leaders list in all categories; MILK, BUTTERFAT
2000 we became aware of
the recessive gene called, mucopolysaccharidosis IIID,
or G-6-Sulfase deficiency, now commonly known as G6S.
In 2001 we began testing for this
To read our personal journey with G6S
To learn more about G6S visit
We only sell G6S normal bucklings unless
special arrangements and conditions are met.
All of our herd sires are G6S normal.
once again, for your interest in our herd. It is my hope you
enjoy your time spent visiting our website. And hopefully you
our animals as much as we do.