Breeds of Livestock, Department of Animal Science
Breeds of Livestock - Andalusian Grey Cattle
Also known by: Cárdena Andaluza (Spanish)
The Andalusian Grey is a rare strain of the Andalusian Black with blue roan coloration. The breed is found in the mountains of North Córdoba and North Huelva in Spain. The Spanish government has sponsored a herd of these cattle in Badajoz in an attempt to prevent their extinction.
Reference:Genus Bos: Cattle Breeds of the World, 1985, MSO-AGVET (Merck & Co., Inc.), Rahway, N.J.Photographs:
Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.We are currently searching for photographs or slides of this breed. Submission information.