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A Maure cow.Also Known By:  Arab, Gabaruy√©, Mauritanian, Moor, Moorish


The Maure breed is found in south-central Mauritania and is used primarily was a work and dairy animal. They are part of the West African Zebu type and are red or red pied, sometimes black pied, in coloration.




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

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