Category: Kerala Breed

Kerala Sets up a special reproduction centre to help grow Vechur cattle population

In an effort to conserve the smallest cattle breed in the world, Muhamma panchayat in Kerala’s Alappuzha district will set up a natural mating centre exclusively for Vechur cattle at Pathiramanal island. The ‘super speciality’ Vechur cow reproduction centre is the first of its kind to come up in the State. J. Jayalal, president of […]

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Recognized Native indigenous cattle breeds of India.

 MILCH/DAIRY BREED   1.GIR This breed is otherwise called as Bhadawari, Desan, Gujarati, Kathiawari, Sorthi, and Surati. Originated in Gir forests of South Kathiawar in Gujarat also found in Maharashtra and adjacent Rajasthan. Basic colours of skin are white with dark red or chocolate-brown patches or sometimes black or purely red. Horns are peculiarly curved, […]

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Kerala breed kasaragod

Kasaragod Dwarf Breed ( Cow/ Bull)

Kasaragod Dwarf Cattle (Malayalam: കാസർഗോഡ് കുള്ളൻ പശു (Kannada: ಕಾಸರಗೋಡು) The Kasaragod dwarf cattle is a small animal originated from mountain ranges of  Kasaragod, Kerala. Average Size [ Height 95 CM ] As like most of the Indigenous cattle breed, Kasaragod dwarf also declining in numbers at a very rapid rate. These Cows are with decent milking ability with high […]

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