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Groningen Whiteheaded - cow - The Netherlands

Groningen Whiteheaded
(most common name in English)

(most common name):
• Groninger Blaarkop
(transboundary/brand name):
• Groningen White-Headed
(local/other name):
• Blaarkop
• Gronings Blaarkop
• Rodblaar
• Rodwitkop
• Zwartblaar
• Zwartwitkop
also named (French):
• Groningue
also named (German):
• Groninger

The Groningen Whiteheaded is an authentic breed that has been recorded since the 16th century and may have been an influence on the development of the British Hereford.

(Dutch) Zwartwitkop = black with white head
(Dutch) Rodwitkop = red with white head


You can also go to:

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

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