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Breeds of Livestock - Horro Cattle

Breeds of Livestock - Horro Cattle


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.


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


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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