Kranky Kids® home page
My Daily Cow®
Alatau -cow- Mongolia

(most common name in Kazakhstan)

(most common name):
Ala-Tau (Tajikistan)
Alatauskaya (Kyrgyzstan)
(transboundary/brand name):
• Ala-Tau
local/other name (English):
• Greyish-brown (Kazakhstan)
local/other name (Kyrgyz):
• Alatoo (Kyrgyzstan)
local/other name (Mongolian):
• Алатау
local/other name (Russian):
• Ала-Тау корова

The Alatau in Kazakhstan are prized for their high milk yield and good meat characteristics.

‘Alatau’ was also the Russian name that Mongolia used for their imported population of Ala-Tau cattle. As of 2022, Mongolia no longer lists Ala-Tau cattle in DAD-IS.

This page was last updated on: 2023-05-13

You can also go to:

My Daily Cow® Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan and read about other Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan cattle breeds.

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