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East Finncattle - heifer - Finland

East Finncattle
(local/other name in English)

(most common name):
Itäsuomenkarja
(local/other name):
• Itäsuomen karja
• Itä-Suomolainen Karja (ISK)
• Kyyttö
also named (English):
• East Finnish
• Eastern Finncattle
Red Pied Karelian
• Red-and-White Finnish
also named (Russian):
• Karelian
also named (Swedish):
• Ostfinsk

The East Finncattle maintain their color-sided coat through selective breeding.

The three Finncattle breeds are:
• the West Finncattle
• the North Finncattle
• the East Finncattle

(Finnish) suomalaiset = Finns

Karelia (Karjala in Finnish) is an area currently divided between Russia and Finland.

This page was last updated on: 2020-04-24


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