Rathi Cattle Breed

Rathi cattle breed found in the hot regions of Rajasthan. this breed plays an important role in the farmers’ livelihood, The name Rathi derived from the rath tribe of Muslim Rajput community. Rathi cattle breed used dual-purpose cattle breed (milking and draught) Breeding Track: Alwar, Bikaner, Jaisalmer, Ganganagar and Hanumangarh districts of Rajasthan. Colour: white skin with […]

See More

How to Recognise Native British Cattle Breeds

Most 10 Popular British Cattle Breed: 1. Aberdeen Angus :   The Aberdeen Angus breed generally know as Angus globally, The derives from the geographical location Aberdeenshire and Angus in north eastern Scotland Aberdeen Angus is naturally polled (without horns) cattle. The native colour of such breed is solid black, later red colour cattle emerged. Due to their native […]

See More

Gir Cow

 GIR – CATTLE BREED (BULL/COW)   Gir Cattle – Breeding status: Conservation Country: India Home or breeding tract: Gir breed (cow/ bull) belongs to Gir Hills and forest of Kathiawar including  Amreli, Bhavnagar, Junagadh, and Rajkot districts of Gujarat. Other Names: Bhodali, Desan, Gujarati, Gyr, Kathiawari, Sorthi and Surti.   Gir Cow breed is one of the best […]

See More

Rearing indigenous cattle is easier said than done; this farmer shows how it can be profitable

Patel’s Gir cows yield an average of 3,000 litres over a 300-day lactation period, as against the normal 2,000 levels for this indigenous cattle breed. Parev, 13, produced 5,000 litres of milk during her seventh lactation cycle last year. Now, in her eighth, she’s among the 150 Gir cows — that includes 40 calves and […]

See More

Ponwar Cattle Breed( Cow/ Bull)

Ponwar is an indigenous cattle breed of India. It is known to be originated at Ponwar in Puranpur Taluk in Pilibhit district of Uttar Pradesh state and the breed is named after the same place. The cattle are also restricted to the small geographic area adjoining Ponwar. The cattle are known to be very active and are of fiery disposition. They exhibit dual colored complexion […]

See More

Mewati Cattle breed ( Cow/ Bull)

Mewati, also known as Kosi, is an indigenous breed of cattle in India. They are named after Mewat in Haryana state. They are known to be related to Gyr and Haryanvi cattle breeds. The cattle are almost universally white in colour with the rare occurrence of brown shades. It is considered to be a dual […]

See More

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, […]

See More

Bachaur Cattle Breed ( Cow/ Bull)

The breeding tract of Bachaur cattle is Sitamarhi, Dharbanga and Madhubani district of Bihar. They are also known as “Bhutia”. They are now mostly concentrated in the areas adjoining Nepal border of India, comprising Bachaur and Koilpur sub-divisions of Sitamarhi district of Bihar State. The breed has very close similarity to the Hariana breed. The […]

See More

Kherigarh Cattle Breed (Cow/ Bull)

  Kherigarh is an indigenous draught breed of cattle in India. It originated in the Lakhimpur Kheri district of the state of Uttar Pradesh, The breed has been named after this area. The cattle are closely related to Malwa breed cattle. It is a breed, the bulls are used for light draft works. Colour:  Mostly this cattle will be with white coat colour. […]

See More

Krishna Valley ( Cow/ Bull)

Krishna Valley cattle (Kannada:god) is a breed of cattle native to North Karnataka region in India. It is known to have originated in the areas drained by the Krishna, Ghataprabha and Malaprabha rivers of the Bijapur, Bagalkot and Belgaum districts. 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. Need Support: We are currently […]

See More

Malnad Gidda Breed Cattle (Bull/Cow)

  The word gidda means dwarf and Malnad means a place receiving heavy rainfall.   Malnad Gidda Cattle Breed: Breeding status: Conservation Country: India, Karnataka Home or breeding tract: Malnad Gidda cattle are small size animals and distributed and Maintained in Malnad/Malenadu area of Karnataka. The breeding tract of this breed also includes Chikmagalur,  Dakshin Kannada, Hassan, Kodagu, […]

See More
punganur breed

Punganur cattle Breed ( Cow/ Bull)

Punganur dwarf cattle 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. This Punganur cattle breed named after the village Punganur in Chittoor district, Andhra Pradesh, in the southern point of […]

See More
Tamil speking country

Tamil nadu Native Cattle Breeds

The Tamil speaking country was ruled by different dynasties during the Sangam Age. The political history of these dynasties can be traced from the literary references”Purananuru“(Tamil: புறநானூறு). 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 […]

See More
Amrit-Mahal-cow-cattle-breed

Amrit Mahal Breed ( Cow/ Bull)

  Amrit Mahal Cattle (ಅಮೃತ ಮಹಲ್)– Breeding status: Conservation Country: India Home or breeding tract:  Shimoga, Tumkur, Hassan, Chikmagalur, Chitradurga Davanagere and Tumkur districts of Karnataka. Body: More massive and of larger built. Body color:  Amritmahal is usually Grey in color but this is varied from white to almost black. Accession number : INDIA_CATTLE_0800_AMRITMAHAL_03001 Markings over body: White-grey markings […]

See More
ongole-breed-cattle-cow-bull

Ongole cattle breed (Ongole Bull/ Ongole Cow)

    Ongole breed cattle got its name from its geographical location of origin, “Ongole district” from Andhra Pradesh This Breed also mentioned as Nellore, By the Nellore belt people, (Ongole earlier was in the Nellore District) Ongole cow is one of the Top exported Indian Cattle breeds to Overseas This breed is very much […]

See More
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 […]

See More
vechur cattle breed

Vechur Cow | Bull | Kerala Native Cattle Breed

Vechur cow breed named after the village Vechur in Kerala. According to Guinness book of records, this is the smallest cattle breed in the world. Body: Vechur cow is the smallest cattle breed in the world. Body colour: Vechur cattle will be in different colours. Horns: Both cows and bulls have horns which are small and curved backwards. […]

See More
Pulikulam Cattle Breed

Puliakulam/ Pulikulam – cattle breed ( Cow/ Bull)

Puliakulam/Pulikulam Cattle (Tamil breed: cow/bull)  Breeding status: Conservation Country: India Home or breeding tract: Pulikulam cattle Maintained as migratory herds in Madurai, Sivagangai and Virudhunagar districts of Tamil Nadu. Accession number of this breed: ‘01 Pulikulam Tamilnadu INDIA_CATTLE_1800_ PULIKULAM_03035.’ Body: Strong and active with the packed body and short legs. Body colour: Pulikulam cows are generally grey […]

See More
alambadi-cattle-breed-bull-cow

Alambadi – cattle breed (Bull/Cow)

Alambadi Cattle (Bull/Cow) (Tamil:) Alambadi Cattle – Breeding status: Conservation Country: India Home or breeding tract: Alambadi cattle (cow/ bull) belongs to Dharmapuri, Salem and Erode districts of Tamil Nadu Body: Alambadi bull is More massive and of larger built. Body colour: These cattle are Dark Grey and Grey. Markings over body: White markings can be spotted […]

See More
tamil cattle breed umblachery

Umblachery – cattle breed ( Cow/ Bull)

Umblachery – cattle breed (Cow/Bull) Umblachery cattle breeds reared mostly the coastal plains of Thanjavur, Nagapattinam and Tiruvarur districts, Tamil Nadu These Cow/Bull Calves mostly red or brown colour at birth with all unique marking in the face, tail and limbs Generally, hocks have white marking (near toe) Dehorning of bullocks is the peculiar practice in the Umblachery […]

See More
Bargur-breed-Cattle-cow-bull

Bargur – cattle breed (Cow / Bull)

Bargur – Cattle Breed (Tamil:பர்கூர்/ Kannada:ಬರಗೂರು) Bargur breeds reared mostly in the forest areas of Bargur hills Generally, these indigenous breeds are in brown colour with white marking These Animals are in Medium Size but well built As like most of the indigenous cow, Bargur cow also poor milker But it (bullocks) well known for its speed and endurance […]

See More