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Ayrshire - cow - Scotland

(most common name)
(transboundary/brand name)

The Ayrshire was recognized as a breed in 1814 and, at the time, there was much emphasis on their lyre-shaped horns. Milk production became more important starting in 1913.

Ayrshire - heifer - Scotland

This page was last updated on: 2020-01-01

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