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Shakhansurri - cow - Afghanistan

Shakhansurri
(most common name)

(local/other name):
• Chakhansurri
• Sistani (Iran)

The Shakhansurri is a variety belonging to the general group of Afghan cattle. These cattle are true zebus with a compact formation to their bodies.

There are three varieties of Afghan cattle:
• the Shakhansurri
• the Konari
• the Kandahari


You can also go to:

My Daily Cow® Afghanistan and read about other Afghan cattle breeds.

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