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Aalstreep - cow - Netherlands

The Aalstreep (aka Witrik, Ruggelde, Witrug; Dutch Whitebacked in English) is a historical name for the Witrik, a color-sided variety of Dutch cattle.

Witrik color-sided patterns range from:
• predominately colored and white-backed
- to -
• white with color-sided spotting

Witrik colors also vary; they can be black, red, blue or fawn (occasionally).


You can also go to:

The Cow Wall® of The Netherlands

My Daily Cow® The Netherlands and read about other Dutch cattle breeds.