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Lithuanian Black Pied - cow - Lithuania

Lithuanian Black Pied
(most common name)

(transboundary/brand name):
• Holstein (black and white)
(local/other name):
• Lietuvos juodmargiai
• Lietuvos juodmargių Margasparnė
also named (English):
• Lithuanian Black & White
also named (Russian):
• Chernopestraya litovskaya
• Cherno-pestraya litovskaya
• Литовский черно-пестрой

The Lithuanian Black Pied began with local Lithuanian cows being bred to Dutch, Swedish and East Friesian Black Pied bulls between 1850–1900.

As a breed, the Lithuanian Black Pied was not recognized until 1951.


You can also go to:

My Daily Cow® Lithuania and read about other Lithuanian cattle breeds.

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