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Abigar - cow - Ethiopia

The Abigar (aka Anuak, Nilotic) is a Nilotic Sanga found in the border area between Ethiopia and South Sudan with the majority found in southwestern Ethiopia.

The Abigar is very similar to the Aliab Dinka and has a breed local name of ‘Anuak’ after the Anuak tribe.

The Nilotic Sanga cattle group (aka Southern Sudanese, Sudanese Longhorn) consists of five major populations — with each being kept by a different Nilotic tribe in southern Sudan and southwest Ethiopia.

The five identified populations are:


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