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Mason's World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties
5th Edition
by Ian Mason
Revised by Valerie Porter
Published by CABI Publishing
©2002 CAB International

Mason's World Encyclopedia of Livestock Breeds and Breeding, 2 Volume Pack
1st Edition
by Valerie Porter, Lawrence Alderson, Stephen J.G. Hall, D. Phillip Sponenberg
Published by CABI Publishing
©2016 CAB International

Cattle Breeds - An Encyclopedia
by Marleen Felius
Published by Misset uitgeverij bv
©1995 Marleen Felius

Cattle - A Handbook to the Breeds of the World
by Valerie Porter
Published in 2007 by Crowood Press Ltd
©1991 Valerie Porter

The Field Guide to Cattle
by Valerie Porter
Published by Voyageur Press
©2008 Valerie Porter

World Cattle, I: Cattle of Europe, South America, Australia, and New Zealand (Norman, 1970)
World Cattle, II: Cattle of Africa and Asia (Norman, 1970)
by John E. Rouse
Published by University of Oklahoma Press
©1970 University of Oklahoma Press
World Cattle, III: Cattle of North America (Norman, 1973)
by John E. Rouse
Published by University of Oklahoma Press
©1973 University of Oklahoma Press

Smithsonian Institution - Animal
The Definitive Visual Guide to the World's Wildlife

Editors-in-Chief David Burnie and Don E. Wilson
Published by DK Publishing, Inc
©2001 Dory Kindersley Limited

Bovine Anatomy
with Christoph K. W. Mülling and Paul R Greenough
Scientific Illustration: Gisela Jahrmärker, Renate Richter,
Diemut Starke
Second, extended edition
©2011 Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG

Cattle of the World
John B. Friend, B.Sc.(Agric)
Illustrations by Denis Bishop
©1978 Blandford Press Ltd.

Essential Guide to Calving
by Heather Smith Thomas
Published by Storey Publishing
©2008 Heather Smith Thomas

A Raça Bovina Transtagana
by Fernando de Sommer D’Andrade
©1952

Razas Europeas de Ganado Bovino
FAO: Agricultural Studies
Volume II
by M. H. French in collaboration with I. Johansson, N. R. Joshi and E. A. McLaughlin
©1969 FAO

The Abergelle and Irob cattle breeds of North Ethiopia
by M. Zerabruk and O. Vangen
Animal Genetic Rresources Information
© FAO 2005

Nublang
by Dr. Lham Tshering, Dr. D. B. Rai
National Biodiversity Centre, Bhutan
© 2010

Collection, analysis and cryopreservation of semen from Malayan gaur (Bos gaurus hubbacki): A preliminary study
Open Veterinary Journal
© 2012

Online References include:

DAD-IS
dad.fao.org
DAD-IS is the Domestic Animal Diversity Information System hosted by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations. DAD provides searchable databases of breed-related information and images, management tools, and a library of references, links and contacts of Regional and National Coordinators for the Management of Animal Genetic Resources.

DAGRIS
dagris.ilri.cgiar.org
DAGRIS is an electronic information system designed to facilitate the compilation, organization and dissemination of information on the origin, distribution, diversity, present use and status of selected indigenous farm animal genetic resources from past and present research results together with bibliographic references. The system is developed and managed by the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Genetics Selection Evolution
gsejournal.biomedcentral.com

Ruralbit
ruralbit.pt

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
iucnredlist.org

Associations:

American Lineback Cattle Registry
americanlinebacks.net

Associação de Criadores de Bovinos da Raça Preta (as of 2107)
racapreta.com.pt

Associação dos Criadores de Bovinos de Raça Mirandesa (as of 2107)
mirandesa.pt

Associação dos Criadores de Bovinos da Raça Alentejana (as of 2107)
bovinoalentejano.pt

Associação de Criadores de Bovinos da Raça Ramo Grande (as of 2107)
bovinoramogrande.pt

Associação Portuguesa de Criadores de Bovinos Salers (as of 2107)
salers.pt

Associação Portuguesa de Criadores de Raça Frísia (as of 2107)
apcrf.pt

Associação Nacional dos Criadores de Bovinos da Raça Arouquesa (as of 2107)
ancra.pt

Associação dos Criadores de Bovinos de Raça Barrosã (as of 2107)
carnebarrosa.com
amiba.pt

Associação de Criadores de Bovinos de Raça Alentejana (as of 2017)
bovinoalentejano.pt

Allgäuer Herdebuchgesellschaft (as of 2017)
allgaeuer-herdebuchgesellschaft.de

Allgäuer Original Braunviehzuchtverein e.V. (as of 2017)
originalbraunviehzuchtverein.de