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Alambadi

Alambadi bullocks are active, hardy and subsist on scanty ration.They are bred in the hilly tract and reared mostly on forest grazing.

They are not fast trotters but suitable for the heavy draught. 

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Bargur

Very sensitive and fiery in disposition and are difficult to train.They are light inbuilt and are developed mainly for carrying out agricultural operations in the uneven and hilly terrain.

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Umblachery

Umblachery cattle breeds reared mostly the coastal plains of Thanjavur, Nagapattinam and Tiruvarur districts of Tamil Nadu. These Cow/Bull Calves mostly red or brown colour at birth with all unique marking in the face, tail and limbs.

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Pulikulam

This cattle playing a significant role in the rural livelihood of communities rearing them for draught and organic agricultural production especially of spices and This pulikulam cattle population is famous for a local game Jallikattu.

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Kangayam

The breed derives it’s name from the Kangeyam town located in the Tiruppur district of Tamil Nadu state. It is mainly raised as a draught animal but also pretty good for milk production.

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Malnad Gidda

Malnad Gidda cattle are small size animals and distributed and Maintained in Malnad/Malenadu area of Karnataka. They play a major role in the rural economy of this region by providing milk, manure and draught purpose.

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Kasaragod

The Kasaragod dwarf cattle is a small animal originated from mountain ranges of  Kasaragod, Kerala. These Cows are with decent milking ability with high feed to milk ratio. Kasaragod dwarf is one among the three prime dwarf cattle in India along with Malnad Gidda and Vechur Cattle.

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Vechur

This vechur cattle breed named after the village vechur in Kerala. According to Guinness book of records, this is the smallest cattle breed in the world. These lightweight animals were used for ploughing marshy paddy fields typical of Kerala

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Ongole

Ongole breed cattle got its name from its geographical location of origin, “Ongole district” from Andhra Pradesh. Ongole cow is one of the Top exported Indian Cattle breeds to Overseas.

This breed is very much similar to the Gaolao breed of Madhya Pradesh and bhagnari breed from North

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Punganur

This Punganur cattle breed originated from the Chittoor district in Andhra Pradesh. This breed is one of the world smallest cattle variant like vechur cattle breed in Kerala, Its average height is 70 to 90 cm and its weight is 115 to 200 kg.

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Amrit Mahal

These Amrit Mahal Cattle mostly has White-grey markings on their faces, Ears are Small and pointed, structure in a horizontal position. Inside Ears, it will be in yellow color.  they are extremely fine cattle, particularly for quick transportation. They are observed to have great endurance.

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Krishna Valley

It is a draught breed mainly used for agricultural purposes. The bulls are known for strength and endurance and the cows are moderate milk yielders.

cattle native to North Karnataka region in India.

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Gir

Gir cattle breed is one of the best milker among the other native breed from India, This breed is named after the Gir Forest geographical origin area of this breed. They are fast trotters but suitable for the heavy draught.

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Ponwar

The cattle are known to be very active and are of fiery disposition. They exhibit dual colored complexion of black and white. It is a draught breed and is mainly used for cart pulling.

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Mewati

It is a draught breed mainly used for agricultural purposes. The bulls are known for strength and endurance and the cows are moderate milk yielders.

cattle native to North Karnataka region in India.

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Bachaur

The breed has very close similarity to the Hariana breed. The breed is primarily utilized for draft qualities and ability to thrive with lower quality feeds. Common colours of Bachaur cattle is grey or greyish white.

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Kherigarh

The cattle are closely related to Malwa breed cattle. It is a breed, the bulls are used for light draft works. It originated in the Lakhimpur Kheri district of the state of Uttar Pradesh, The breed has been named after this area.

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bos indicus breeds : South Indian Alambadi breed

List of Bos Indicus Breeds

Zebu (or) Bos indicus: Bos indicus domestic cattle are originated in South Asia, these breeds have their hump on their shoulders and a large dewlap. India believed to be the center origin of zebu cattle.

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First Domesticated Cattle in the World

AUROCHS (BOS PRIMIGENIUS) Humans use to domesticate the cattle for many centuries for milk and to draught, now the origin of this habit and origin of modern cows traced to a single herd by the genetics study.

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Tamil nadu Native Cattle Breeds

The Purananuru is a source of information on the political and social history of prehistoric Tamil Nadu. There is information on the various rulers who ruled the Tamil country before and during the Sangam era.

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Recognized indigenous cattle breeds of India.

List of Recognized indigenous cattle breeds of India,

Gir, Rathi, Red sindhi, Sahiwal, Hallikar, Amrith Mahal,  Khillari, Kangayam, Bargur, Umblachery, Pulikulam, Alambadi, Tharparkar,  Hariana, Kankrej etc...

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