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Malawi Zebu - heifer - Malawi

Malawi Zebu
(most common name)

The Malawi Zebu is a type of Angoni and belongs to the Small East African Zebu cattle group.

The Malawi Zebu is compact with a large hump and usually has a coat of black or red, and pied (occasionally).

The two strains of Malawi cattle are:
• the North Malawi Angoni (Nyasa Angoni)
• the South Malawi Zebu (Nyasa Zebu)

Angoni cattle are found in Zambia, Malawi and Mozambique and are separated from the main group of Small East African Zebu cattle by a belt of tsetse-infested land.


You can also go to:

My Daily Cow® Malawi and read about other Malawi cattle breeds.

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