The combination between the delicate appearance and the powerful sound of these shofars captivates the ear, the eye and the heart. Mainly used among the jewish people of Babylon (Iraq).
The ram is the adult male sheep, and we are commanded to blow its horn lechatchilah (to begin with), therefore this should be our first choice. The use of the ram’s horn originates in the story of the Binding of Isaac, when Abraham bound the ram caught in the thicket instead of his eldest son. Most congregations and synagogues nowadays use this type of Shofar.