(most common name)
also named (Spanish):
• Brahman Jamaicano
The Jamaica Brahman is white to grey in color and some are naturally polled (without horns).
The breed originated from the importation and haphazard breeding of:
• the Ongole (predominate)
• the Kankrej
• the Hissar
• the Gir
All were imported before 1922.
The Jamaica Brahman has been greatly influenced by the American Brahman since 1948.
You can also go to:
My Daily Cow® Jamaica and read about other Jamaican cattle breeds.
The Cow Wall® A-Z Cattle Breed Picture Reference to see other breeds of cattle in the world.