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Nganda - cow - Uganda

The Nganda (aka Sese Island) is a Sanga-Zebu intermediate that belongs to the Ankole-Zebu cattle group.

The Nganda originates from Ankole cattle (mainly the Bahima and the Watusi) being crossed with Small East African Zebu cattle (mainly the Nkedi).

The Nganda can have horns of all sizes – however the most common shape is long with a thick base at the poll.

The Nganda dewlap is fleshy with few folds and medium in size.

Ankole cattle are found in East Africa in an area extending from Lake Albert (formerly Lake Mobutu) to Lake Tanganyika. (Both lakes belong to a series of lakes known as the African Great Lakes.)

Ankole cattle are described as having:

You can also go to:

The Cow Wall® A-Z Cattle Breed Picture Reference
to see other breeds of cattle in the world.

My Daily Cow® Uganda and read about other Ugandan cattle breeds.