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Drakensberger - cow - South Africa

(most common name)
(transboundary/brand name)

(local/other name):
• Black Africander
• Black Afrikander
• Tintern Black
• Uys cattle

The Drakensberger originated from the crossing of imported Dutch cattle (mainly Dutch-Friesians) with the local black Sanga cattle, including the Afrikaner, the Basuto and the Nguni.

This page was last updated on: 2020-04-23

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