Which domestic animal has the largest number of breeds?

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sheep
horse
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Sheep husbandry is practiced throughout the majority of the inhabited world, and has been fundamental to many civilizations. FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN) identified 1229 breeds of sheep as of 2006. Almost all sheep are classified as being best suited to furnishing a certain product: wool, meat, milk, hides, or a combination in a dual-purpose breed.
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flagAustralia
22%
66%
8%
2%
36
flagPakistan
19%
61%
9%
9%
21
flagSweden
37%
56%
0%
6%
16
flagGreece
44%
50%
0%
5%
18
flagIndia
25%
42%
21%
9%
106
flagRepublic of Ireland
41%
41%
0%
16%
12
flagAustria
38%
38%
3%
19%
26
flagthe United States
42%
35%
12%
8%
168
flagPoland
49%
29%
12%
8%
7619
flagGermany
50%
18%
12%
17%
141
flagthe United Kingdom
67%
16%
1%
11%
53
flagSwitzerland
50%
16%
0%
33%
12