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German Shorthorn - young bull - Germany

German Shorthorn
(transboundary/brand name)

(most common name):
Deutsches Shorthorn
also named (English):
• Land Shorthorn

The German Shorthorn belongs to the Lowland cattle of Germany group.

The German Shorthorn originated in the 1800’s from the crossing of the Shorthorn and the German Red Pied.

The German Shorthorn coat color can be:
• red
• white
• red-and-white


You can also go to:

My Daily Cow® Germany and read about other German cattle breeds.

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