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Breeds of Livestock - Horro Cattle

Breeds of Livestock - Horro Cattle

Horro

horro-web-1.jpgAlso Known As: Wallega, Wollega

The Horro is native to Ethiopia. Primarily a meat breed, it is one of the Sanga-Zebu intermediate type. The breed is usually brown with a small to medium hump.

Reference:

Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.

Photographs:

R. E. McDowell, Professor Emeritus of International Animal Science, Cornell University, and provided by Paul O. Brackelsberg, Professor of Animal Science, Iowa State University

 


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